Electric Power

  • Specs Summary
  • Minimum Rating
    1825 ekW
  • Maximum Rating
    2500 ekW
  • Prime
  • Standby

3516C Tier 4 Final

The 3516C HD generator set has been developed for a wide range of applications, from emergency standby installations such as healthcare and datacenters to continuously powering remote installations. The engines are certified to the US EPA Tier 4 Final emissions levels. Backed by the worldwide network of Cat dealers ready to support your operation with technical support, service, parts, and warranty, Cat generator sets will provide the reliability and durability you expect.

Generator Set Specifications

  • Minimum Rating 1825 ekW
  • Maximum Rating 2500 ekW
  • Voltage 480 to 13800 volts
  • Frequency 60 Hz
  • Speed 1800 RPM

Generator Set Configurations

  • Emissions/Fuel Strategy U.S. EPA Certified for Non-Emergency Stationary Genset

Engine Specifications

  • Engine Model 3516C HD, ATAAC, V-16,4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
  • Bore 6.69 (170 )
  • Displacement (HD) 4764.73 (78.08 )
  • Stroke (HD) 8.46 (215 )
  • Compression Ratio 14.7:1
  • Aspiration TA
  • Governor Type ADEM™A4
  • Fuel System Electronic unit injection

Generator Set Dimensions

Standard Equipment

Air Inlet

  • Air Cleaner

Cooling

  • Package mounted radiator

Exhaust

  • Exhaust flange outlet

Fuel

  • Primary fuel filter with integral water separator
  • Secondary fuel filter
  • Fuel priming pump

Generator

  • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
  • IP23 Protection

Power Termination

  • Bus Bar

Control Panel

  • EMCP 4 Genset Controller

General

  • Paint - Caterpillar Yellow except rails and radiators gloss black

Optional Equipment

Exhaust

  • Exhaust mufflers <!--(except Tier 4)-->

Generator

  • Anti-condensation heater
  • Internal excitation (IE)
  • Permanent magnet excitation (PMG)
  • Oversize and premium generators

Power Termination

  • Circuit breakers, UL listed
  • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant

Control Panels

  • EMCP 4.2
  • EMCP 4.3
  • EMCP 4.4
  • Generator temperature monitoring & protection
  • Load share module
  • Digital I/O module
  • Remote monitoring software

Mounting

  • Rubber anti-vibration mounts
  • Spring-type vibration isolator
  • IBC isolators

Starting/Charging

  • Battery chargers
  • Oversize batteries
  • Jacket water heater
  • Heavy-duty starting system
  • Charging alternator
  • Air starting motor with control and silencer

General

  • The following options are based on regional and product configuration:
  • Seismic Certification per applicable building codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007
  • UL 2200 package
  • EU Certificate of Conformance (CE)
  • CSA Certification
  • EEC Declaration of Conformity
  • Enclosures: sound attenuated, weather protective
  • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
  • Integral & sub-base fuel tanks
  • Integral & sub-base UL listed dual wall fuel tanks