C280-12 Offshore Generator Set

C280-12 Offshore Generator Set

The C280-12 generator set incorporates years of proven success of the 3600 engine with the latest technology in electronics. The result is a fully integrated solution that is ...
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Engine Specifications

Minimum Rating
4640kV·A
Maximum Rating
5444kV·A
Emissions
IMO Tier II/EPA Marine Tier 2
Stroke
11.8in
Oil Change Interval
1000h
Fuel System
EUI
Displacement
13546in³
Bore
11in
Aspiration
Turbocharged-Aftercooled
Engine Control
Dual ADEM™ A4
Generator Set Control
Cat® Alarm and Protection System
Weight
124561lb

Capacity for Liquids

Cooling System - Engine
329gal (US)
Lube Oil System - Refill
339gal (US)

Dimensions

Width
101.1in
Length
319.9in
Height
156.4in

Custom Packaging

For any petroleum application, trust Caterpillar to meet your project needs with custom factory generator sets and mechanical packages. Cat engines, generators, controls, radiators, and transmissions can be custom designed and matched in collaboration with our local dealers to create unique solutions. Custom packages are globally supported and are covered by a one year warranty after startup.

Custom Packaging

For any petroleum application, trust Caterpillar to meet your project needs with custom factory generator sets and mechanical packages. Cat engines, generators, controls, radiators, and transmissions can be custom designed and matched in collaboration with our local dealers to create unique solutions. Custom packages are globally supported and are covered by a one year warranty after startup.

Full Range of Attachments

Large variety of factory-installed engine attachments increases application flexibility and reduces installation time. Testing • Every unit is full-load tested to ensure proper package performance • Full range of factory tests and reports are available including performance, torsional-vibration analysis, fuel consumption, engine, and generator special tests

Testing

• Every unit is full-load tested to ensure proper package performance • Full range of factory tests and reports are available including performance, torsional-vibration analysis, fuel consumption, engine, and generator special tests

Product Support Offered Through the Global Cat Dealer Network

- More than 2,200 dealer outlets - Cat factory-trained dealer technicians service every aspect of your Cat petroleum product - Worldwide parts availability, service, and warranty - Preventive maintenance agreements available for repairbefore- failure opti

Product Support Offered Through the Global Cat Dealer Network

- More than 2,200 dealer outlets - Cat factory-trained dealer technicians service every aspect of your Cat petroleum product - Worldwide parts availability, service, and warranty - Preventive maintenance agreements available for repairbefore- failure options - SOSSM program matches your oil and coolant samples against Caterpillar set standards to determine: Internal engine component condition Presence of unwanted fluids Presence of combustion by-products Site-specific oil change interval

Over 80 Years of Engine Manufacturing Experience

• C280 engines incorporate over 20 years of proven component reliability and durability from 3600 engines • Large field population in offshore applications provides proven performance, reliability, durability, and established worldwide product support network

Web Site

Visit www.catoilandgasinfo.com to learn more.

Standard Equipment:

Optional Equipment:

    Air Inlet System
    • Soot filter
    • Air cleaner support bracket
    Cooling System
    • Jacket water heater
    • ANSI connection adapters
    Exhaust System
    • Flexible exhaust fittings
    • Weld flanges
    Fuel System
    • Manual fuel priming pump
    • Duplex primary fuel strainer
    Lube System
    • Lube oil heater
    Protection System
    • Cylinder pressure relief valve
    • Spray shielding
    • Oil mist detector
    Mounting System
    • Vertically-restrained vibration isolators and weld plates
    General
    • Accessory module - Front mounted for mounting expansion tank, heat exchanger, instrument panel, annunciator panel, alarm and shutdown contactors, and fuel strainer
    • Engine testing — certified dynamometer test, fuel consumption test, rated speed performance test, overload test, minimum power setting, peak firing pressure test, turbo work certificates, crankshaft work certificates, standard and project-specific witness testing
    • Spare parts kit
    • Engine lifting eyes
    Literature
    • Project-specific installation drawings
    • Electrical schematics and P&ID drawings