Power Density

Products to Power You Through

MORE POWER DENSITY FOR STANDBY & MISSION CRITICAL APPLICATIONS

The latest range of generator sets has been engineered with higher power densities to meet challenging restrictions on capital, site size, emissions, and cost. We can power you through no matter the challenge, with proven standby power solutions engineered to maximize power output and reliability. 

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C18 - 60 Hz

C32 – 60 Hz

3512C – 60 Hz

3516E – 60 Hz

Standby and Prime
650 - 750 ekW

  • Up to 6% better motor starting than products from other manufacturers
  • Conforms to ISO 8528-5 requirements for steady state and load acceptance
  • Accepts 100% rated load in one step
  •  Small footprint – other manufactures require up to 33% more space
  • Weighs up to 27% less than offerings from other manufacturers
  • On-board paralleling with EMCP 4.4
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C18 60 hz

Standby and Mission Critical
1100 / 1250 ekW

The newly-rated C32 has a smaller footprint and up to 49% more power density than power solutions from other manufacturers on the market today

  • Up to 7% better motor starting than products from other manufacturers
  • Conforms to ISO 8528-5 G3 requirements for steady state and load acceptance
  • Accepts 100% rated load in one step
  • Weighs up to 33% less than offerings from other manufacturers
  • 122°F ambient capability
  • On-board paralleling with EMCP 4.4
  • Up to 3200A dual package-mounted breakers
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C32 power density 60 hz

Standby and Mission Critical
1750 ekW

3512C has a smaller footprint and up to 34% more power density than power solutions from other manufacturers on the market today

  • Up to 37% better motor starting than products from other manufacturers
  • Conforms to ISO 8528-5 G3 requirements for steady state and load acceptance
  • Accepts 100% rated load in one step
  • Weighs up to 8% less than offerings from other manufacturers
  • 122°F ambient capability
  • Up to 16% lower fuel consumption than products from other manufacturers
  • On-board paralleling with EMCP 4.4
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3512C 60 hz

Standby and Mission Critical
2750 ekW

3516E has up to 40% more power density than power solutions from other manufacturers on the market today

  • Up to 42% better motor starting than products from other manufacturers
  • Conforms to ISO 8528-5 G3 requirements for steady state and load acceptance
  • Accepts 100% rated load in one step
  • Weighs up to 29% less than offerings from other manufacturers
  • 122°F ambient capability
  • On-board paralleling with EMCP 4.4
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3516E 60 hz

Cat® power density products work with your industry.

Our power density ratings for medium to large diesel generator sets from 706 to 3500 kVA (565 to 2800 ekW) will significantly reduce installed costs (up to 46% more than solutions from other manufacturers).

These proven platforms deliver the benefits of high power density to customers in every industry from healthcare to data centers, from manufacturing to mining, and everything in between.

 

Business benefits from new power dense products

Summa Health recently purchased five Cat® diesel generator sets for emergency services, surgeries, life support, and other acute patient care activities; data center backup; and other essential operations. The order includes 1250 kW Cat C32 diesel generator sets with superior power density that significantly decreases installed and ancillary costs through reduced overall footprints and weight.

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Cat generator sets provide a complete factory-built solution with fully featured standard and advanced controls. Optional accessories enhance the capabilities of the genset package-mounted control system.

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peace of mind comes standard.

Our new power density ratings for standby applications come with the reliability and performance you expect from Caterpillar, and the peace of mind of Cat dealer support. Build success with room to grow. 

 

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