3516E Low Voltage Generator Set

3516E Low Voltage Generator Set

360° Exterior View

Caterpillar is leading the power generation marketplace with Power Solutions engineered to deliver unmatched flexibility, expandability, reliability, and cost-effectiveness.

PDF Print SHARE

Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
2500 eKW
Maximum Rating
2750 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
US EPA Stationary Emergency Use Only (Tier 2)
Voltage
416 to 13,800 Volts
Frequency
60 Hz
Speed
1800 rpm
Duty Cycle
Standby, Mission Critical, Prime

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
3516E, SCAC, V-16, 4-Stroke, Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore
6.69in
Stroke
8.47in
Displacement
4765in³
Compression Ratio
14.3:1
Aspiration
ATAAC
Fuel System
MEUI
Governor Type
Adem™ A5

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum
324in
Width - Maximum
104in
Height - Maximum
132in
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
40750lb

Cat Generator Set Package

  • Cat generator set packages have been fully prototype tested
  • Accepts 100% block load in one step and meets other 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
  • Alternator

    SR5

  • 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

  • UL2200 Listed
  • CSA Certified
  • IBC Seismic Certification
  • OSHPD pre-approval
  • EEC Declaration of Conformity
  • EU Declaraton of Incorporation

  • Eurasian Conformity (EAC) Mark

    One Safe Source

  • Components used in the generator set are selected based on seamless design integration to provide the optimum 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:

      Air Inlet System
      • Dual element air cleaners
      • Heavy duty air cleaners
      • Remote air inlet adapters
      • Air inlet protection
      Circuit Breakers
      • Optional busbar power connections
      • Circuit breaker harnesses
      • Cable entry options
      • 2000, 2500, 3200, 4000, 5000 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC Rated Circuit Breakers
      • 1600, 2000, 2500, 3000, 4000, 5000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% Rated Circuit Breakers
      • 2000, 2500, 3200, 4000 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC-Rated Circuit Breakers
      • Busbar connections
      • P Frame breaker connections
      • R Frame breaker connections
      • Masterpact breaker connections
      Control Panel
      • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
      • Language options
      • Annunciator modules
      • Load share module options
      • Mounting group - External box clips
      • Auxiliary box
      • Customer interface options
      • Generator temperature monitoring
      • Voltage raise / lower switch
      • Remote speed adjust
      • PC monitoring (Remote and local)
      • Vandal proof panel door
      • Ground
      Cooling System
      • Optional Serpentine radiators
      • Optional ATAAC radiators
      • Water level switch gauges
      • Expansion tanks
      Exhaust System
      • Elbows
      • Flanges
      • Flexible fittings
      • Y Adapters
      • Flanges and exhaust fittings
      • Mufflers
      Fuel System
      • Duplex fuel filters
      • Primary fuel filters
      Generators And Attachments
      • Primary fuel filters
      • Alternator air cleaners
      • Differential current transformers - 8.7 and 15 kV class
      Instrumentation
      • Pyrometer and thermocouples
      Lube System
      • Lube oil in standard sump
      • Oil level regulator
      • Electric prelube pump
      • Manual prelube pum
      Mounting System
      • Puck style low efficiency lsolators
      • Spring type vibration isolators
      • IBC seismic vibration isolators NORAD
      Power Connections
      • 2700 & 3000 Frame
      • Grounding groups
      • Neutral ground connections
      Special Tests / Reports
      • IBC certifications
      • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
      • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
      • Standard engine test charge
      • Generator set test report
      • Fuel consumption test
      • Generator set consumption test
      • Torsional vibration analysis
      Starting / Charging System
      • Engine barring group
      • 24 Volt battery set - Dry
      • 10, 20, 35 and 50 Amp battery chargers
      • Electric starting motors
      • Air starting motors
      • Starter covers
      • Air pressure regulator
      • Jacket water heaters
      General
      • Special paint colors
      • US aid emblem