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Overview

The Cat CG132B family of gas engines are perfectly tailored to the challenges of the power plant in an age of global value chains.

Gas Generator Sets Specification

Units:
Maximum Continuous Rating 600 kW 600 kW Less
Fuel Type Natural Gas, Biogas Natural Gas, Biogas Less
Maximum Electrical Efficiency 43.3% / 42.4% 43.3% / 42.4% Less
Maximum Standby Rating 600 kW 600 kW Less
Frequency 50 / 60 Hz 50 / 60 Hz Less
Speed 1500 / 1800 rpm 1500 / 1800 rpm Less

Engine Specifications

Engine Model CG132 CG132 Less
Displacement 1604.9 in³ 26.3 l Less
Aspiration TA TA Less
Bore 5.2 in 132.0 mm Less
Stroke 6.3 in 160.0 mm Less

Generator Set Dimensions

Length 151.0 in 3830.0 mm Less
Width 70.0 in 1780.0 mm Less
Height 85.0 in 2150.0 mm Less
Dry Weight - Genset 15432.0 lb 7000.0 kg Less

High Efficiency, Lower Operating Costs

Highest efficiency in its output class.
Up to 42.5% improved electricl efficiency.

Low installation, Building and Operating Costs

Compact design with integrated fuel tanks for daily refilling.
Lower setup costs than comparable engines.
Reduced investment costs through expanses product scope and TPEM digital control system
Long maintenance intervals (up to 80,000 hours)
Optimized oil management

Optimized Lubrication Consumption

Consumes less than 0.1g/kW of oil
Up to 66% lower lubricant consumption than comparable models
Longer lubricant change (up to 4,00 hours) and oil change intervals

Flexible Fuel Usage

Our gas-mixer technology and Total Electronic Management System let you use a wide variety of gases, including problematic gases like digester, landfill and sewage gases

Flexible Fuel Usage

Our gas-mixer technology and Total Electronic Management System let you use a wide variety of gases, including problematic gases like digester, landfill and sewage gases

CG132B-12 Standard Equipment

Air Inlet
  • One-element single-stage air cleaner with enclosure and sevice indicator
  • Turbocharger with a water-cooled bearing case for all cylinder

Control Panels
  • TPEM (Total Plant & Energy Management System)

Cooling
  • Jacket water and SCAC thermostats
  • Electrical jacket water and aftercooler coolant pump
  • flange connections for JW inlet and outlet
  • ANSI/DN customer flange connections for JW inlet and outlet

Exhaust
  • Closed crankcase ventilation system
  • PEARL/Low resistence exhaust system
  • Exhaust waste gate for the CG132B-16

Fuel system
  • Electronic fuel metering valve
  • Pre-chamber spark plugs
  • Independently controlled cylinder monitoring and ignition system

Generator
  • Reactive droop
  • Bus bar connections
  • Winding temperature detectors
  • Anti-condensation space heater
  • 3-phase sensing and KVAR/PF control
  • closed-coupled generator result in no torque transmission to the base frame
  • grid code generator

Starting/Charging
  • 24V starting motors
  • 24V starting motors
  • Battery disconnect switch
  • Battery disconnect switch

General
  • Crankshaft vibration damper and guard

CG132B-12 Optional Equipment

Air Inlet
  • Mounting stand
  • Air cleaner with precleaner

Cooling
  • CHP skid

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