C32 Generator Set

C32 Generator Set

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


Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
830 ekW
Maximum Rating
1250 ekW
220 to 4160
60 Hz
1800 rpm

Generator Set Configurations

Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption, Low Emissions, EPA Certified for Stationary Emergency Application (Emits Equivalent U.S. EPA Tier 2 Nonroad Standards)

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
C32 TA, V-12, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Fuel System
Governor Type
Compression Ratio

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum
Width - Maximum
Height - Maximum

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
  • Generator

  • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
  • Industry leading mechanical and electrical design
  • Industry leading motor starting capabilities
  • High Efficiency
  • Cat EMCP Control Panel

    The EMCP controller features the reliability and durability you have come to expect from your Cat equipment. EMCP4 is a scalable control platform designed to ensure reliable generator set operation, providing extensive information about power output and engine operation. EMCP4 systems can be further customized to meet your needs through programming and expansion modules.

    Seismic Certification

  • Seismic Certification available.
  • Anchoring details are site specific, and are dependent on many factors such as generator set size, weight, and concrete strength.
  • IBC Certification requires that the anchoring system used is reviewed and approved by a Professional Engineer
  • Seismic Certification per Applicable Building Codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007, CBC 2010
  • Pre-approved by OSHPD and carries an OSP-0321-10 for use in healthcare projects in California
  • Standard Equipment:

    Optional Equipment:

      Air Inlet System
      • Standard air cleaner
      • Dual element air cleaner
      • Heavy duty air cleaner
      Circuit Breakers
      • Center posts busbars
      • Shrouds
      • Cable supports
      • Power connection covers
      • Enclosures - Control packaging
      • Circuit breaker wiring groups
      • 400, 800, 1200, 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% Rated circuit breakers
      • 800, 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3200 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC-Rated circuit breakers
      • 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3200 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC-Rated circuit breakers
      Control Panels
      • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
      Cooling System
      • Standard radiator
      • High Ambient radiator
      • Certified radiator
      • Extended life coolant
      • Radiator duct flange
      Exhaust System
      • All C32 engines have 203 mm (8 in) exhaust outlets
      • Guard and Shield System
      • Elbow mounting kit
      • Flanges
      • Flexible fittings
      • Flange and exhaust expanders
      • Mufflers
      • Exhaust through wall kit
      Generator And Attachments
      • Low Voltage Optional Generators
      • Medium Voltage Optional Generators
      Lube System
      • Oil level regulator
      • Oil pan
      • Prelube manual sump pump
      Power Termination
      • Circuit breakers, UL listed
      • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
      Mounting System
      • Standard package isolators
      • Spring type vibration isolator
      • IBC vibration isolators
      • Mounting base types
      Power Connections
      • Low voltage connection cables
      • Neutral grounding connection
      • Center post busbar
      Starting / Charging
      • 10 Amp battery charger
      • 10 Amp enclosure battery charger
      • Heavy-duty starting system
      • 20 Amp battery charger
      • 35 Amp battery charger
      • Electric starting motor - Standard / Heavy duty
      • Jacket water heater
      • Space heater
      Special Tests / Reports
      • IBC seismic certifications
      • OSHPD seismic certifications
      • CSA test and certification
      • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
      • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
      • Generator test report
      • Standard engine test
      • Standard genset Torsional Vibration Analysis (TVA) report
      • Custom genset TVA report
      • Premium sound attenuated enclosure
      • Sound attenuated enclosure
      • Color options
      • Enclosure Fuel Tank Options
      • Enclosure louvers - fixed and motorized
      • Cold weather bundle
      • DC lighting package
      • AC panel, outlets and lights
      • Panel bracket
      • US aid emblem
      • Special paint