C15 ACERT™ (TIER 4I)

Cat C15 ACERT engines are the ideal solution for your demanding operations in the oilfield. Decades of field operation and intense research and development allow Cat C15 ACERT engines to deliver excellent performance with low operating costs while meeting tight environmental requirements. This is an ideal engine for applications that require Tier 4 Interim or EU Stage IIIB emissions certifications in well service applications such as workover rigs, pump skids, nitrogen units, acidizing units, cementing units, blenders, and hydraulic power units. Cat engines are backed by the worldwide network of Cat dealers ready to support your operation with technical support, service, parts, and warranty. C15 ACERT engines, with ratings: 354-433 bkW (354-433 bhp) @ 1800-2100 rpm, meet U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim, EU Stage IIIB emission standards and are designed to meet U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage IV emission standards. This information about emissions describes the particular rating's emissions technology. For more information about emissions certification, please contact your local Cat dealer.


SPECIFICATIONS
General Specifications
Minimum Rating 475 BHP
Maximum Rating 580 BHP
Governor and Protection ADEM A4
Aspiration Turbocharged-Aftercooled
Displacement 928 in³
Flywheel and Flywheel Housing SAE No. 0 or SAE No. 1
Flywheel Teeth 136 (SAE 0), 113 (SAE 1)
Rotation from Flywheel End Counterclockwise
Stroke 6.7 in
Bore 5.4 in


Emissions
Emissions U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim, EU Stage IIIB


Dimensions
Length 60.2 in
Width 37.8 in
Height 50.5 in
Weight 3673 lb


Capacity for Liquids
Cooling System 5 gal (US)


BENEFITS & FEATURES
Advanced Digital Engine Management


ADEM A4 control system providing integrated ignition, speed governing, protection, and controls, including detonationsensitive variable ignition timing. ADEM A4 has improved: user interface, display system, shutdown controls, and system diagnostics.

Power Units


Engine available with factory packaged features including: - Aftertreatment - Base - Radiator - Transmission

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.

Fuel & Oil


Requires Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD) containing a maximum of 15 ppm sulfur, and new oil formulations to support the new technology. Designed to accommodate B20 biofuel.

Optional Attachments


- Engine-Mounted Transmission Oil Cooler — integration with engine cooling system allows ease of installation and a tighter overall engine package - Engine Brakes — braking capabilities for mobile applications

Transmissions


- Caterpillar has a full line of engine-transmission packages that can be fully integrated with your axle, hydraulics, and operator interface. - C15 ACERT™ Cat optimized transmission matches: TH35-E81, CX31-P600, CX35-P800

Product Support Offered Through Global Cat Dealer Network


- More than 2,200 dealer outlets - Cat factory-trained dealer technicians service every aspect of your petroleum engine - Cat parts and labor warranty Preventive maintenance agreements available for repair-beforefailure options S•O•SSM 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


Ownership of these manufacturing processes enables Caterpillar to produce high quality, dependable products.

Over 80 Years of Engine Manufacturing Experience


Ownership of these manufacturing processes enables Caterpillar to produce high quality, dependable products.

Web Site


For all your petroleum power requirements, visit www.catoilandgasinfo.com.

Web Site


For all your petroleum power requirements, visit www.catoilandgasinfo.com.

EQUIPMENT
Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Turbocharged Air-to-Air Aftercooled
Control System
  • Electronic control system, over-foam wiring harness, automatic altitude compensation, power compensated for fuel temperature, configurable software features, engine monitoring system SAE J1939 broadcast and control, integrated Electronic Control Unit (ECU) remote fan control
Cooling System
  • Vertical outlet thermostat housing, centrifugal water pump, guidance on cooling system design available to ensure machine reliability
Exhaust System
  • Clean Emissions Module (CEM) that includes Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF), Diesel Oxidation Catalyst (DOC), and Cat Regeneration System, optional exhaust outlet
Flywheels and Flywheel Housing
  • SAE 0 and SAE 1 flywheel housing
Fuel System
  • MEUI injection; primary fuel filter, secondary fuel filters, fuel transfer pump, electronic fuel priming
Lube System
  • Open crankcase ventilation system, oil cooler, oil filler, oil filter, oil dipstick, oil pump (gear driven), choice of sumps (front, rear, shallow)
Power Take Off
  • SAE A, SAE B, SAE C drives available, engine power can also be taken from the front of the engine on some applications
General
  • Paint: Cat yellow; vibration damper; lifting eyes

Optional Equipment

Engine-Mounted Transmission Oil Cooler
  • integration with engine cooling system allows ease of installation and a tighter overall engine package
Engine Brakes
  • braking capabilities for mobile applications