XQP30 - Diesel


This XQP30 generator set is Fuel consumption optimized for customers in non-regulated territories. With a robust, rental or mobile-ready construction, the product line is designed to be easily transported around project sites safely and efficiently. Heavy-duty bases with integrated fork lift pockets allow the unit to be dragged and lifted with ease, while Clipsal or CEE socket options are available on select models to reduce installation time and provide trouble-free power distribution.Electric Power

Rating Prime

30 kVa


50/60 Hz


127 - 480 V

Rental ready

Robust, durable product with a range of rental ready features to meet job requirements and applications.

Fuel/Emissions Strategy

Best Fuel Efficiency

Cat C3.3 Diesel Engine

Industry proven reliability.

Cat EMCP 4.2B Control Panel

Easy to use digital controls.

Cat LC1500 Generator

Integrated voltage regular for fast response in demanding applications.

Robust Galvanised Enclosure

Inhibits corrosion in service. Prevents water ingress, provides security and sound attenuation.

Sound Isolated Operator Panel

Improved operator comfort.

Cat Connect

Remote monitoring for fleet management and asset tracking.

Factory Designed, Built and Tested

Single-source Supplier

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

500 hr Oil Change Intervals

Reducing operating costs and producing less waste.

Improved Transportability

Drag bars, Lifting frame, Fork lift pockets and 4 point lift.

Additional Options Available

Synchronising controls. Distribution sockets. Extended Service interval kits. XQCP and Optional Control Panel.

  • Standard Equipment
  • Specs
  • Docs

Standard Equipment

  • CAT C3.3 Diesel Engine
    • Naturally aspirated
  • Generator
    • LC1514F Frame
  • Air Filter
    • Cyclonic/paper with dust cup and service indicator
  • Cat Connect remote monitoring
    • Provides package monitoring and management
  • Cooling System
    • Package mounted radiator with vertical air discharge. Filled from factory
  • Charging / Starting System
    • 12V heavy duty starting motor and charging alternator c/w battery isolator
  • Fuel System
    • 24 hour dual wall fuel tank with 3 way directional valve for external supply
  • Control Panel
    • Digital EMCP4.2B set mounted controller
  • Distribution
    • Single, robust enclosure for controls and distribution c/w 4 pole circuit breaker and safety cut off
  • Structure
    • Heavy Duty steel base frame with integral fuel tank. Fork lift pockets. Dragging bars. Lifting frame and 4 point lift. base frame is wider than enclosure to protect generator set during transportation.
  • Enclosure
    • Sound attenuating, galvanised steel enclosure with exceptional noise reduction performance
  • Exhaust
    • Integrated spark arresting silencer
  • Lube Oil
    • On engine primary and secondary oil filters. Filled from factory
  • General
    • Factory tested and inspected



Long Name:
XQP30 - Diesel

Generator Set

Rating Prime
30 kVa
50/60 Hz
127 - 480 V


Cat C3.3
Low Fuel Consumption


44.1 in / 1120 mm
62.3 in / 1583 mm
84.6 in / 2150 mm
Weight - With Lube Oil and Coolant
2712 lb / 1230 kg

Fuel consumption Best Fuel Efficiency

100% Load 50Hz
1.9 gal/hr / 7.2 l/hr
100% Load 60Hz
2.3 gal/hr / 8.6 l/hr
75% Load 50Hz
1.5 gal/hr / 5.6 l/hr
75% Load 60Hz
1.7 gal/hr / 6.6 l/hr
50% Load 50Hz
1.1 gal/hr / 4.1 l/hr
50% Load 60Hz
1.3 gal/hr / 4.9 l/hr

Noise rating (with enclosure) Best Fuel Efficiency

Sound Power @ 1 meters (3 feet) @ 75% of rating (50Hz)
72 dB(A)
Sound Power @ 1 meters (3 feet) @ 75% of rating (60Hz)
73 dB(A)