3516B Generator Set

3516B Generator Set

The 3516B diesel generator sets are made to meet your mission critical, continuous, standby and prime applications. Producing reliable power from 1750 to 2500 kVA at 50 Hz, each generator ...
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Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
1750 kVA
Maximum Rating
2250 kVA
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel, Low Emissions
Voltage
380 to 11000 Volts
Frequency
50 Hz
Speed
1500 rpm
Duty Cycle
Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
3516B TA, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore
6.69in
Stroke
7.48in
Displacement
69in
Compression Ratio
14.0:1
Aspiration
TA
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection
Governor Type
Adem™3

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Minimum
233.4in
Length - Maximum
6377in
Width - Maximum
90in
Height - Maximum
93.2in
Dry Weight - Genset (minimum)
31900lb
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
40320lb

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 Certification of Conformance (CE)
  • 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:

    Control System
    • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
    Exhaust
    • Exhaust mufflers
    Air Inlet System
    • Single element filter
    • Dual element air cleaner
    Generator
    • Anti-condensation heater
    • Permanent magnet excitation (PMG)
    • Oversize and premium generators
    • Internal excitation (IE)
    Cooling System
    • Optional installed radiators
    • Coolant
    • Standard ambient ATAAC radiators
    • Optional installed ATAAC radiators
    • Water level switch gauges
    • Standard ambient radiators
    Power Termination
    • Circuit breakers, UL listed
    • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
    Crankcase System
    • Explosion relief valves
    • No explosion relief valves
    • Ventilation system
    Control Panels
    • Load share module
    • Generator temperature monitoring & protection
    • Remote monitoring software
    • EMCP 4.2
    • EMCP 4.3
    • EMCP 4.4
    • Digital I/O module
    Exhaust System
    • Y-Adapters
    • Flange and exhaust expanders
    • Flanges
    • Exhaust offset
    • Tier 4 clean emissions module
    • Tier 4 clean emission MOD Kits
    • Mufflers
    • Clean emission parts
    • Tier 4 dosing cabinet
    • Elbows
    • Flexible fittings
    Fuel System
    • Primary Fuel Filter
    • Fuel Priming Pumps (Tier 4) - Manual or electric
    General
    • US aid emblem
    • Special paint (Colors other than Caterpillar yellow or high performance paints)
    • The following options are based on regional and product configuration:
    • EEC Declaration of Conformity
    • Integral & sub-base fuel tanks
    • CSA Certification
    • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
    • Enclosures: sound attenuated, weather protective
    • EU Certificate of Conformance (CE)
    • Seismic Certification per applicable building codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007
    • Integral & sub-base UL listed dual wall fuel tanks
    • UL 2200 package
    Starting/charging
    • Jacket water heater
    • Charging alternator
    • Battery chargers
    • Oversize batteries
    • Heavy-duty starting system
    • Air starting motor with control and silencer
    Generators And Attachments
    • Low / Medium voltage: 380/400/415 volts, 3 phase 1500 rpm. RW, PM, No. of Leads = 6, Pitch = .6667: 1600 and 1800 Frames
    • Thermostate for space heater
    • Space heater
    • Low / Medium voltage: 380/400/415 volts, 3 phase 1500 rpm. RW, IE, No. of Leads = 6, Pitch = .6667: 1600 Frame
    • Generator conversion
    • Differntial current transformers (DCT) 8.7 kV and 15 kV classes
    • Alternator air cleaner
    • Differential current transformers (DCT)
    Instrumentation
    • Pyrometer and thermocouples
    Lubrication System
    • Oil level regulator
    • Prelube pumps
    • Lube oil in standard sump
    Mounting System
    • IBC vibration isolators
    • Spring type vibration isolators
    • Puck style low efficiency isolators
    Mounting
    • Spring-type vibration isolator
    • IBC isolators
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts
    Power Connections
    • Neutral ground connections
    • Center post busbar
    • Right side power connections
    • Ground cables between generator and terminal box
    • Rear power connections
    • 2700 Frame, four lead, four terminal
    • Left side power connections
    • Low voltage circuit breakers
    Special Tests / Reports
    • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
    • Torsional vibration analysis reports
    • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
    • Fuel consumption test
    • generator test report
    • Standard engine test charge
    • OSHPD certification
    • Generator set fuel consumption test
    • Canadian Standards Association certification
    • IBC certification
    Starting And Charging
    • Starter cover
    • 24 Volt battery set - Dry
    • Electric starting motors
    • Engine barring device
    • Air starting motors
    • Jacket water heaters
    • Air pressure regulator
    • 10, 20, 35 and 50 amp battery chargers
    Extended Service Coverage
    • Platinum, Gold and Silver coverage