3516B Generator Set

3516B Generator Set

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Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
1750 kVA
Maximum Rating
2275 kVA
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption
Voltage
380 to 11000 Volts
Frequency
50 Hz
Speed
1500 rpm
Duty Cycle
Prime, Continuous

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
3516B TA, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore
6.69in
Stroke
7.48in
Stroke - HD
8.46in
Displacement
4210.64in
Displacement - HD
4764.73in³
Compression Ratio
14.0:1 Std 15.5:1 HD
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection
Governor Type
Adem™4

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Minimum
278.2in
Length - Maximum
292in
Width - Maximum
90in
Height - Maximum
92.9in
Dry Weight - Genset (minimum)
33300lb
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
36280lb

Cat Generator Set Package

  • Cat generator set packages have been fully prototype tested
  • Accepts 100% block load in one step and meets NFPA 110 loading requirements
  • Conform to ISO 8528-5 steady state and transient response requirements

Cat Diesel Engine

  • Reliable, rugged, durable design
  • Field-proven in thousands of applications worldwide
  • Four-stroke-cycle diesel engine combines consistent performance and excellent fuel economy with minimum weight

SR5 Alternator

  • Superior motor starting capability minimizes need for oversizing alternator
  • Designed to match performance and output characteristics of Cat diesel engines
  • Robust Class H insulation

EMCP 4 Control Panel

  • User-friendly interface and navigation
  • Scalable system to meet a wide range of installation requirement
  • Expansion modules and site-specific programming for specific customer requirements

Cooling System

  • Designed to operate in standard ambient temperatures up to 50°C (122°F)
  • Contact your Cat Dealer for specific ambient and altitude capabilities

Certifications

  • IBC Seismic Certification
  • EU Declaration of Conformity
  • EEC Declaration of Conformity

One Safe Source

  • Components used in the generator set are selected at the design stage to provide optimum package performance
  • The generator set is fully assembled at a Caterpillar facility following our quality guidelines
  • Each generator set package is tested before leaving the Caterpillar facility
  • Cat product support, including dealer service, parts and warranty covers the entire Cat power system

World Wide Product Support

  • Cat dealers have over 1,800 dealer branch stores operating in 200 countries
  • Your local Cat dealer provides extensive post-sale support, including maintenance and repair agreements

Standard Equipment:

Optional Equipment:

    Exhaust
    • Exhaust mufflers
    Air Inlet System
    • Single element Filter
    • Dual element air cleaner
    • Standard ambient radiators
    • Standard ambient ATAAC radiators
    • Optional radiator arrangements
    Generator
    • Permanent magnet excitation (PMG)
    • Anti-condensation heater
    • Oversize and premium generators
    • Internal excitation (IE)
    Control Panels
    • Annunciator - remote
    • Remote monitoring software
    • Generator main terminal box
    • Load share module
    • Empty upper box
    • Side extension box
    • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
    • Annunciator - local
    • Cable Shroud
    • Digital I/O module
    • Vandal proof panel cover
    • EMCP 4.3
    • Generator temperature monitoring & protection
    • EMCP 4.2
    • Load share module
    • Remote monitoring software
    • EMCP 4.4
    • Digital I/O module
    Cooling System
    • Coolant
    • Water level switch gauges
    Mounting
    • Spring-type vibration isolator
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts
    • IBC isolators
    Crankcase Systems
    • Crankcase ventilation systems
    • Crankcase protection groups:
    • Explosion relief valve
    • No explosion relief valves
    Exhaust System
    • Clean emission parts
    • Y Adapters
    • Tier 4 dosing cabinet
    • Flexible fittings
    • Elbows>
    • Flange and exhaust expanders
    • Tier 4 clean emission MOD kits
    • Exhaust offset
    • Tier 4 lean emissions moduel
    • Flanges
    • Mufflers
    Starting/charging
    • Oversize batteries
    • Air starting motor with control and silencer
    • Charging alternator
    • Heavy-duty starting system
    • Battery chargers
    • Jacket water heater
    Extended Service Coverage
    • Platinum, Silver and Gold coverage
    General
    • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
    • UL 2200 package
    • EEC Declaration of Conformity
    • Seismic Certification per applicable building codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007
    • The following options are based on regional and product configuration:
    • Integral & sub-base UL listed dual wall fuel tanks
    • Integral & sub-base fuel tanks
    • EU Certificate of Conformance (CE)
    • Enclosures: sound attenuated, weather protective
    • CSA Certification
    Fuel System
    • Gas fuel filter
    • Primary fuel filter
    • Fuel priming pump (Tier 4)
    Generators And Attachments
    • Differential current transformers
    • 3000 Frame - 10000, 10500, 11000 Volts, 3 Phase 1500 rpm, FW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
    • 1600 Frame - 380, 400, 415 Volts, 3 Phase 1500 rpm ,FW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
    • Space heater kit
    • Generator conversions
    • Generators high voltage
    • 2700 Frame - 6300, 6600, 6900 Volts, 3 Phase 1500 rpm, FW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
    • Hi voltage optional attachments
    • 1600 Frame - 380, 400, 415 Volts, 3 Phase 1500 rpm, RW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
    • 1800 Frame
    • 1600 Frame - 380, 400, 415 Volts, 3 Phase 1500 rpm, RW, IE, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
    • Alternator air cleaner
    Instrumentation
    • Pyrometer and Termocouples
    Lube System
    • Prelube pump groups
    • Oil level regulator
    • Lube oil in standard sump
    Mounting System
    • Spring type vibration isolators
    • IBC vibration isolators
    • Puck style low efficiency isolators
    Power Connections
    • Neutral ground connections
    • Center post busbar
    • left side power connections
    • Rear power connections
    • Grounding groups
    • Cable entry - rear
    • Cable entry - left side
    • Cable entry - right side
    • Right side power connections
    Power Termination
    • 2000, 2500, 3200 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC rated circuit breakers
    • 1600, 2000, 2500, 3000 and 4000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% rated circuit breakers
    • 2000, 2500, 3200 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC rated circuit breakers
    • Circuit breakers - LV packages
    • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
    • Circuit breakers, UL listed
    Special Tests / Reports
    • Seismic certifications
    • Generator set report
    • Fuel consumption test
    • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
    • Standard engine test
    • OSPD certification
    • Torsional vibration analysis
    • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
    Starting / Charging
    • Air pressure regulator
    • Jacket water heaters
    • Batteries, racks and cables
    • 50 Amp NFPA battery charger
    • Starter covers
    • 10, 20 and 35 Amp battery charger
    • Electric starting motors
    • Engine barring devices
    • Air starting motors