G3516A

Gas Generator G3516A

Cat® G3516A (728.7kW-1041kW) Natural & Bio Gas Generator models maintain high performance and output while complying with worldwide emissions requirements.

DESCRIPTION

From natural gas-fueled combined heat and power (CHP) systems and emergency power for facilities, to renewable biogas energy to support the local grid, or electricity generated from coal mine gases, Caterpillar has a wide range of reliable gas power solutions.G3516A Gas Generator SetElectric Power

Frequency

50 / 60 Hz

Cat G3516A Gas Engine

  • Robust high speed block design provides prolonged life and lower owning operationg costs
  • Designed for maximum performance on low pressure pipeline natural gas
  • Simple open chamber combustion system for reliability and fuel flexibility
  • Leading edge technology in ignition system and air/fuel ratio control for lower emission and engine efficiency
  • One electronic control module handles all engine functions: ignition, governing, air/fuel ratio control and engine protection

SR5 Generator

  • Designed to match performance and output characteristics of Caterpillar gas engines
  • Industry leading mechanical and electrical design
  • High efficiency

EMCP 4.3 Control Panel

  • User-friendly interface and navigation
  • Scalable system to meet a wide range of installation requirement
  • Expansion modules and site-specific programming for specific customer requirements

Emissions

  • Meets most worldwide emissions requirements down to 0.5 g/bhp-hr NOx level without aftertreatment

Proven System

  • Field proven in a wide range of applications worldwide
  • Fully prototype tested
  • Certified torsional vibration analysis available

Full Range of Attachments

  • Wide range of bolt-on system expansion attachments
  • Factory designed and tested
  • Flexible packaging options for easy and cost effective installation

Worldwide Product Support

  • Cat dealers have over 1,800 dealer branch stores operating in 200 countries
  • Your local Cat dealer provides extensive post-sale support, including maintenance and repair agreements

  • Standard Equipment
  • Optional Equipment
  • Specs
  • Docs

Standard Equipment

  • Exhaust
    • Dry exhaust manifolds, insulated and shielded
  • Generator
    • Anti-condensation space heater
    • Permanent magnet excitation
    • SR4B
    • Caterpillar's Digital Voltage Regulator (CDVR) with 3-phase sensing and KVAR/PF control
  • Starting/Charging
    • 24V starting motors
  • General
    • Crankshaft vibration damper and guard
    • Paint - Caterpillar Yellow except rails are gloss black
    • Operation and maintenance manuals
    • Parts book

Optional Equipment

  • Air Inlet
    • Air inlet adapters
  • Cooling
    • Inlet/Outlet connections
  • Exhaust
    • Flexible fitting
    • Elbow
    • Flange
    • Muffler and spark-arresting muffler with companion flanges
    • Exhaust expander
  • Generator
    • Low voltage extension box
    • Generator air filter
    • European bus bar
    • Cable access box
  • Start/Charging
    • Jacket water heater
    • Charging alternator
    • Battery with cable and rack (shipped loose)
    • Battery charger
    • Oversized battery
  • General
    • Engine barring group
    • EEC D.O.I and other certifications
    • Crankcase explosion relief valve

Specs

Overview

Long Name:
Gas Generator G3516A
Name:
G3516A
Brand:
Cat
Status:
Current

Generator Set Specifications

Continuous Rating
1085 ekW
Fuel Type
Natural Gas, Biogas, Coal Gas
Maximum Electrical Efficiency
36.50%
Maximum Standby Rating
1000 kw
Frequency
50 / 60 Hz
RPM
1200 / 1500 rpm

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
G3516A
Displacement
4210 in³ / 69 l
Aspiration
TA
Bore
6.7 in / 170 mm
Stroke
7.5 in / 190 mm

Generator Set Dimensions

Length
193 in / 4913 mm
Width
68 in / 1736 mm
Height
76 in / 1940 mm
Dry Weight - Genset
27670 lb / 12549 kg