3516E (60 HZ)

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SPECIFICATIONS
Generator Set Specifications
Minimum Rating 2500 eKW
Maximum Rating 2750 ekW
Voltage 416 to 13,800 volts
Frequency 60 Hz
Speed 1800 RPM


Generator Set Configurations
Emissions/Fuel Strategy US EPA Stationary Emergency Use Only (Tier 2)


Engine Specifications
Engine Model 3516E, SCAC, V-16, 4-Stroke, Water-Cooled Diesel
Compression Ratio 14.3:1
Aspiration ATAAC
Governor Type Adem™ A5
Fuel System MEUI
Bore 6.69 in
Stroke - HD 8.46 in


BENEFITS & FEATURES
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

Design Criteria


The generator set accepts 100% rated load in one step per NFPA 110 and conforms to the ISO 8528-5:2013 G3 for load acceptance & steady state.

Single-Source Supplier


Fully prototype tested with certified torsional vibration analysis available

World Wide Product Support


Cat Dealers provide extensive post sale support including maintenance and repair agreements. Cat dealers have over 1,800 dealer branch stores operating in 200 countries. The Cat® SOSSM program cost effectively detects internal engine component condition, even the presence of unwanted fluids and combustion by-products.

EQUIPMENT
Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Air cleaner
  • Single element canister type with service indicator
Control Panel
  • EMCP4.2
  • Emergency stop pushbutton
  • Panel Lights
  • EMCP4.2 controller includes:
  • 24-volt DC operation
  • Environmental sealed front face
  • Text alarm/event descriptions
  • Generator mounted - rear facing
  • Controls:
  • Speed adjust
  • Engine cool-down timer
  • Engine cycle crank
  • Alarm acknowledge
  • Lamp test
  • True RMS AC metering, 3-phase, +/-2% accuracy
  • Digital indication for:
  • RPM
  • DC volts
  • Operating hours
  • Oil pressure (psi, kPa or bar)
  • Coolant temperature
  • Volts (L-L & L-N)
  • Frequency (Hz)
  • Amps (per phase & average)
  • Power Factor (per phase & average)
  • kW (per phase, average & percent)
  • kVA (per phase, average & percent)
  • kVAr (per phase, average & percent)
  • kW-hr (total)
  • kVAr-hr (total)
  • Warning/shutdown with common LED indication of shutdowns for:
  • Low oil pressure
  • High coolant temperature
  • Overspeed
  • Emergency stop
  • Failure to start (overcrank)
  • Low coolant temperature
  • Low coolant level
  • Programmable protective relaying functions:
  • Generator phase sequence
  • Over/Under voltage (27/59)
  • Over/Under Frequency (81 o/u)
  • Reverse Power (kW) (32)
  • Reverse Reactive Power (kVAr) (32RV)
  • Overcurrent (50/51)
  • Communications:
  • Customer data link (Modbus RTU)
  • Accessory module data link
  • Serial annunciator module data link
  • 6 programmable digital inputs
  • 4 programmable relay outputs (Form A)
  • 2 programmable relay outputs (Form C)
  • 2 programmable digital outputs
Cooling System
  • JWAC
  • Radiator fan and fan drive
  • Fan and belt guards
  • Coolant drain line with valve
  • Coolant level sensors
  • Caterpillar Extended Life Coolant
Exhaust System
  • Dry exhaust manifold
  • Flanged faced outlet(s)
Fuel System
  • Secondary fuel filters
  • Fuel cooler; not included with packages without radiator
  • Flexible fuel lines - shipped loose
  • Fuel priming pump
Generators and Attachments
  • 3 phase brushless, salient pole
  • 6 lead
  • Form Wound
  • Permanent magnet
  • Winding temperature detectors
  • Anti Condensation Space Heater
  • Class H insulation, Class F temperature rise at 40C ambient (105C prime/130C standby)
  • Right side extension terminal box, bus bar connections, top mounted, bottom cable entry
  • NEMA standard hole pattern
Governing System
  • ADEM III
Literature
  • English
Lube System
  • Lubricating oil
  • Gear type lube oil pump
  • Integral lube oil cooler
  • Oil filter, filler and dipstick
  • Oil drain lines and valve
  • Fumes disposal
Mounting System
  • Rails - engine/generator/radiator mounting
  • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
Starting / Charging System
  • 24-volt electric starting motor
  • 45 Amp charging alternator
  • Battery and battery rack w/cables
  • Battery disconnect switch
General
  • Paint: Caterpillar yellow with high gloss black rails & radiator
  • Right hand servicing
  • Flywheel and flywheel housing-SAE No. 00
  • SAE standard rotation

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 Panels
  • EMCP4.2, EMCP4.3, EMCP4.4
  • 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 seitch 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

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