Gas Generator Sets G3516A

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Key Specs

Maximum Continuous Rating
1085 ekW
1085 ekW
Fuel Type
Natural Gas, Biogas, Coal Gas
Natural Gas, Biogas, Coal Gas
Maximum Electrical Efficiency
36.50%
36.50%

Overview

728.7 kW - 1041 kW Gas Generator

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.

Product Specifications for G3516A

Maximum Continuous Rating 1085 ekW 1085 ekW
Fuel Type Natural Gas, Biogas, Coal Gas Natural Gas, Biogas, Coal Gas
Maximum Electrical Efficiency 36.50% 36.50%
Maximum Standby Rating 1000 kw 1000 kw
Frequency 50 / 60 Hz 50 / 60 Hz
RPM 1200 / 1500 rpm 1200 / 1500 rpm
Engine Model G3516A G3516A
Displacement 4210 in³ 69 l
Aspiration TA TA
Bore 6.7 in 170 mm
Stroke 7.5 in 190 mm
Length 193 in 4913 mm
Width 68 in 1736 mm
Height 76 in 1940 mm
Dry Weight - Genset 27670 lb 12549 kg

G3516A 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

G3516A 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

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