C32 | 1500 kVA 50Hz Generator Set

C32 | 1500 kVA 50Hz Generator Set

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Generator Set Specifications

Maximum Rating
1500 kVA
Minimum Rating
910 kVA
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel, Low Emissions
400 to 3300 Volts
50 Hz
1500 rpm
Duty Cycle
Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous

Engine Specifications

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

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Minimum
Length - Maximum
Width - Minimum
Width - Maximum
Height - Minimum
Height - Maximum
Dry Weight - Genset (minimum)
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)

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

SR500 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


  • EU Declaration of Conformity
  • EU Declaration of Incorporation
  • Eurasian Conformity (EAC)

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
    • Standard air cleaners
    • Dual element air cleaner
    • Heavy duty air cleaner
    Circuit Breakers
    • Shrouds
    • Enclosures - Control packaging
    • 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3200 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC-Rated Circuit breakers
    • Cable supports
    • Circuit breaker wiring groups
    • Power connection covers
    • Center posts busbars
    • 800, 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3200 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC rated Circuit breakers
    • 400, 800, 1200, 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% Rated Circuit breakers
    Control Panels
    • GCCP Control panel
    Cooling System
    • High ambient radiator
    • Extended life coolant
    • Radiator duct flange
    • Standard radiator
    • Certified radiator
    • AC Panel, outlets and lights
    • Premium sound attenuated enclosure
    • Enclosure louvres - fixed and motorized
    • Enclosure fuel tank options
    • Color options
    • Panel bracket
    • Sound attenuated enclosure
    • DC lighting package
    • Cold weather bundle
    Exhaust System
    • All C32 engines have 203 mm (8 in) exhaust outlets
    • Mufflers
    • Elbow mounting kit
    • Flange and exhaust expanders
    • Flexible fittings
    • Guard and shield system
    • Flanges
    • Exhaust through the wall kit
    Generator And Attachments
    • Medium voltage generators
    • Low voltage generators
    Lube System
    • Oil pan
    • Prelube manual sump pump
    • Oil level regulator
    Mounting System
    • IBC vibration isolators
    • Spring type vibration isolators
    • Standard package isolators
    • Mounting base types
    Power Termination
    • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant
    • Circuit breakers, UL listed
    Power Connections
    • Center post busbars
    • Neutral grounding connection
    • Low voltage connection cables
    Starting / Charging System
    • Electric starting motor - Standard/heavy duty
    • Space heater
    • Standard 24 volt open package battery set - Dry
    • 10 Amp Battery charger
    • 20 Amp Battery charger
    • Jacket water heater
    • 10 Amp enclosure Battery charger
    • 35 Amp Battery charger
    Special Tests / Reports
    • Standard engine test
    • OSHPD seismic Certifications
    • Generator test report
    • Custom generator TVA report
    • Standard genset Torsional Vibration Analysis (TVA) report
    • IBC seismic Certifications
    • PGS Test report @ 0.8 power factor
    • PGS Test report @ 1.0 power factor
    • CSA test and certification
    • Special paint
    • US aid emblem