C18 (60 HZ)

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Generator Set Specifications
Minimum Rating 455 ekW
Maximum Rating 600 ekW
Voltage 208 to 600 Volts
Frequency 60 Hz
Speed 1800 RPM

Generator Set Configurations
Emissions/Fuel Strategy Low Fuel Consumption

Engine Specifications
Engine Model C18 ATAAC, I-6, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore 145 mm (5.71 in)
Displacement 18.13 L (1106.36 in3)
Stroke 183 mm (7.2 in)
Compression Ratio 14.5:1
Aspiration Air to Air Aftercooled
Governor Type Adem™A4
Fuel System Electronic unit injection

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


  • 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.

Design Criteria

The generator set meets transient response and block loading steps as per ISO 8528-5.

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 Caterpillar S•O•S℠ program cost effectively detects internal engine component condition, even the presence of unwanted fluids and combustion by-products

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