C32 (50 Hz) with Upgradeable Packaging

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Overview

Producing reliable power from 910 to 1500 kVA at 50 Hz, our C32 diesel generator sets are made to meet your mission critical, continuous, standby and prime applications. We've designed each to ISO 8528-5 transient response requirements and to accept 100 per cent rated load in one step. Generator sets offer both low fuel consumption and low emission systems.

Generator Set Specifications

Units:
Minimum Rating 910 kVA 910 kVA Less
Maximum Rating 1500 kVA 1500 kVA Less
Emissions/Fuel Strategy Low Fuel, Low Emissions Low Fuel, Low Emissions Less
Voltage 400 to 415 Volts 400 to 415 Volts Less
Frequency 50 Hz 50 Hz Less
Speed 1500 rpm 1500 rpm Less
Duty Cycle Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous Less

Engine Specifications

Engine Model C32 TA, V-12, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel C32 TA, V-12, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel Less
Bore 5.71 in 145.0 mm Less
Stroke 6.38 in 162.0 mm Less
Displacement 1958.9 in³ 32.1 l Less
Compression Ratio 15.0:1 15.0:1 Less
Aspiration TA TA Less
Fuel System MEUI MEUI Less
Governor Type Adem™A4 Adem™A4 Less

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Minimum 165.3 in 4198.0 mm Less
Length - Maximum 179.2 in 4551.0 mm Less
Width - Minimum 66.3 in 1684.0 mm Less
Width - Maximum 87.8 in 2231.0 mm Less
Height - Minimum 85.1 in 2162.0 mm Less
Height - Maximum 85.6 in 2175.0 mm Less
Dry Weight - Genset (minimum) 14680.0 lb 6859.0 kg Less
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum) 17855.0 lb 8099.0 kg Less

Cat Generator Set Package

  • Cat generator set packages have been fully prototype tested
  • Accepts 100% block load in one step and meets NFPA 110 loading requirements
  • Conform to ISO 8528-5 steady state and transient response requirements

Cat Diesel Engine

  • Reliable, rugged, durable design
  • Field-proven in thousands of applications worldwide
  • Four-stroke-cycle diesel engine combines consistent performance and excellent fuel economy with minimum weight

SR5 Alternator

  • Superior motor starting capability minimizes need for oversizing alternator
  • Designed to match performance and output characteristics of Cat diesel engines
  • Robust Class H insulation

EMCP 4 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

Cooling System

  • Designed to operate in standard ambient temperatures up to 50°C (122°F)
  • Contact your Cat Dealer for specific ambient and altitude capabilities

Certifications

  • EU Certification of as Conformance (CE)

One Safe Source

  • Components used in the generator set are selected at the design stage to provide optimum package performance
  • The generator set is fully assembled at a Caterpillar facility following our quality guidelines
  • Each generator set package is tested before leaving the Caterpillar facility
  • Cat product support, including dealer service, parts and warranty covers the entire Cat power system

World Wide 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

C32 (50 Hz) with Upgradeable Packaging Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Single element canister type with service indicator

Control Panel
  • EMCP 4.2
  • Warning Shutdowns
  • Digital Indicators
  • Control Features
  • Communications
  • Programmable Protective Relaying Functions

Cooling System
  • Radiator fan and fan drive
  • Low coolant level sensor
  • ATAAC
  • Coolant drain line with valve
  • Fan and belt guards
  • Caterpillar Extended Life Coolant

Exhaust System
  • Exhaust manifold - Dry
  • 203 mm (8 in) ID round flanged outlet

Fuel System
  • Fuel priming pump
  • Primary fuel filter with water separator
  • Fuel cooler
  • Secondary fuel filters

General
  • RH Service
  • Caterpillar Yellow with high gloss black rails & radiator
  • Flywheel and flywheel housing-SAE
  • SAE Standard Rotation

Generators and Attachments
  • Reactive droop
  • Winding temperature detectors
  • Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient
  • Busbar connections, top center mounted, top cable entry
  • Permanent magnet
  • NEMA Class H insulation
  • Salient pole
  • IEC standard hole pattern
  • 6 Lead
  • Integrated voltage regulator (IVR)
  • 3 Phase brushless
  • Internal excitation

Governing System
  • ADEM(tm) A4

Lube System
  • Gear type lube oil pump
  • Integral lube oil cooler
  • Lubricating oil
  • Oil filter, filler and dipstick
  • Oil drain lines and valve
  • Fumes disposal

Mounting System
  • Rails - engine/generator/radiator mounting
  • Rubber anti-vibration mounts

Power Termination
  • Busbar

Starting / Charging System
  • 45 amp charging alternator
  • Battery, rack and cables
  • 24-volt electric starting motor
  • Battery disconnect switch

C32 (50 Hz) with Upgradeable Packaging Optional Equipment

Control System
  • Expansion I/O module
  • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4
  • Remote annunciator module
  • Remote monitoring software
  • Local annunciator module
  • Remote annunciator module
  • EMCP (4.2) (4.3) (4.4)
  • Local annunciator module

Engine Options
  • Radiator duct flange
  • Exhaust guards / shields
  • Heavy duty electric starting motors
  • Dual element air cleaners
  • Heavy duty air cleaners
  • Muffler (industrial grade)

Engine System
  • Heavy duty electric starting motors
  • Battery charger (10 amps)
  • Spring type anti-vibration mounts (95% efficient)
  • Heavy duty batteries
  • Heavy duty air cleaners
  • Dual element air cleaners
  • Exhaust guards / shields
  • Muffler (industrial grade)
  • Radiator duct flange
  • Jacket water heater
  • Rubber anti-vibration mounts (90% efficient)

Extended Service Contract
  • 2 Year Extended Service Contract (ESC)
  • 3 Year Extended Service Contract (ESC)
  • 5 Year Extended Service Contract (ESC)

Generators
  • Anti-condensation heaters
  • Winding: [ ] Random [ ] Random with coastal insulation [ ] Form
  • Excitation: [ ] Permanent Magnet Excited (PM) [ ] Internally Excited (IE)
  • Temperature Rise over 40°C ambient: [ ] 150°C [ ] 125°C [ ] 105°C [ ] 80°C
  • Generator stator and bearing temperature monitoring & protection
  • Excitation: [ ] Permanent Magnet Excited (PM) [ ] Internally Excited (IE)
  • Winding: [ ] Random [ ] Random with coastal insulation [ ] Form
  • Temperature Rise over 40°C ambient: [ ] 150°C [ ] 125°C [ ] 105°C [ ] 80°C

Power Termination
  • Circuit breaker, IEC listed (fully rated)
  • Bus bars
  • Circuit breaker, 100% Rated, UL Listed (fully rated)

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