3516B Generator Set

3516B Generator Set

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Minimum Rating
1750 kVA
Maximum Rating
2275 kVA
Voltage
220 to 11000
Frequency
50 Hz

Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
1750 kVA
Maximum Rating
2275 kVA
Voltage
220 to 11000
Frequency
50 Hz
Speed
1500 rpm
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
36280lb

Generator Set Configurations

Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
3516B TA, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Compression Ratio
14.0:1 Std 15.5:1 HD
Aspiration
TA
Governor Type
Adem™4
Fuel System
Electronic unit injection
Bore
6.69in
Displacement - HD
4764.73in³
Displacement - Std
4210.64in³
Stroke - HD
8.46in
Stroke - Standard
7.48in

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum
292in
Width - Maximum
90in
Height - Maximum
92.9in

Standard Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • Air cleaner, single element canister type
  • Control System
    • EMCP 4.2
    • Emergency stop pushbutton
    • 24 Volt DC operation
    • Environmental sealed front face
    • Text alarm / event descriptions
    • Generator mounted - rear facing
    • Generator set packages include Caterpillars Voltage
    • Regulator (IVR) - IVR includes reactive droop capability, 3-phase voltage sensing, KVAR/PF modes, RFI suppression, min/max exciter
    • Limiter and exciter diode monitor
    • Controls:
    • Speed adjust
    • Auto / star t/ stop control
    • Engine cool-down timer
    • Engine cycle crank
    • Alarm acknowledge
    • Lamp test
    • Load histogram feature
    • PLC functionality
    • Customizable screens
    • 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
    • Cat Connect
    • 3 Analog inputs
    • 6 Customer programmable digital inputs
    • Number of I/O varies on options selected:
    • 4 Programmable relay outputs (Form A)
    • 1 Programmable relay outputs (Form C)
    • 1 Programmable digital outputs
  • Cooling System
    • Package mounted radiator
  • 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
  • General
    • Paint - Caterpillar yellow except rails and radiators gloss black
    • RH Service
    • Flywheel and Flywheel housing-SAE No. 00
    • SAE Standard Rotation
  • Generators And Attachments
    • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
    • IP23 Protection
    • 3 Phase brushless, salient pole
    • 6 lead
    • LV
    • Random wound
    • Permanent magnet
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby) - 60 Hz models: NEMA standard hole pattern
    • MV:
    • Form wound
    • Permanent magnet
    • Winding temperature detectors
    • NEMA Class H insulation, Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient (125C prime / 150C standby)
    • Bus bar connections, right side extension box, bottom cable entry - 60 Hz models: NEMA standard hole pattern
    • HV:
    • 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)
  • Governing System
    • ADEM A3
  • 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
    • Anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
    • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (shipped loose)
  • Starting System
    • 24 Volt electric starting motor
    • 45 Amp charging alternator
    • Battery and battery rack w/cables
    • Battery disconnect switch

Optional Equipment:

  • Air Inlet System
    • Single element Filter
    • Dual element air cleaner
    • Optional radiator arrangements
    • Standard ambient radiators
    • Standard ambient ATAAC radiators
  • Control Panels
    • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
    • Generator main terminal box
    • Load share module
    • Digital I/O module
    • Remote monitoring software
    • Empty upper box
    • Side extension box
    • Cable Shroud
    • Annunciator - local
    • Annunciator - remote
    • Vandal proof panel cover
  • Cooling System
    • Water level switch gauges
    • Coolant
  • Crankcase Systems
    • Crankcase protection groups:
    • No explosion relief valves
    • Explosion relief valve
    • Crankcase ventilation systems
  • Exhaust System
    • Elbows>
    • Flange and exhaust expanders
    • Flanges
    • Flexible fittings
    • Y Adapters
    • Mufflers
    • Exhaust offset
    • Tier 4 lean emissions moduel
    • Tier 4 dosing cabinet
    • Tier 4 clean emission MOD kits
    • Clean emission parts
  • Extended Service Coverage
    • Platinum, Silver and Gold coverage
  • Fuel System
    • Primary fuel filter
    • Gas fuel filter
    • Fuel priming pump (Tier 4)
  • Generators And Attachments
    • 1600 Frame - 380, 400, 415 Volts, 3 Phase 1500 rpm, RW, IE, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
    • 1600 Frame - 380, 400, 415 Volts, 3 Phase 1500 rpm, RW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
    • 1600 Frame - 380, 400, 415 Volts, 3 Phase 1500 rpm ,FW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
    • 1800 Frame
    • Generators high voltage
    • 2700 Frame - 6300, 6600, 6900 Volts, 3 Phase 1500 rpm, FW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
    • 3000 Frame - 10000, 10500, 11000 Volts, 3 Phase 1500 rpm, FW, PM, No. of leads = 6, Pitch = .6667
    • Space heater kit
    • Generator conversions
    • Hi voltage optional attachments
    • Alternator air cleaner
    • Differential current transformers
  • Instrumentation
    • Pyrometer and Termocouples
  • Lube System
    • Lube oil in standard sump
    • Oil level regulator
    • Prelube pump groups
  • Mounting System
    • Puck style low efficiency isolators
    • Spring type vibration isolators
    • IBC vibration isolators
  • Power Connections
    • Grounding groups
    • Neutral ground connections
    • Center post busbar
    • Right side power connections
    • Cable entry - right side
    • left side power connections
    • Cable entry - left side
    • Rear power connections
    • Cable entry - rear
  • Power Termination
    • Circuit breakers - LV packages
    • 1600, 2000, 2500, 3000 and 4000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% rated circuit breakers
    • 2000, 2500, 3200 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC rated circuit breakers
    • 2000, 2500, 3200 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC rated circuit breakers
  • Special Tests / Reports
    • Seismic certifications
    • OSPD certification
    • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
    • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
    • Standard engine test
    • Generator set report
    • Fuel consumption test
    • Torsional vibration analysis
  • Starting / Charging
    • Engine barring devices
    • Batteries, racks and cables
    • 10, 20 and 35 Amp battery charger
    • 50 Amp NFPA battery charger
    • Electric starting motors
    • Air starting motors
    • Starter covers
    • Air pressure regulator
    • Jacket water heaters