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Producing reliable power from 4700 to7520 kVA at 50 Hz , our 3616 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. The generator set is certified for low fuel consumption.

Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating 4700 kVA 4700 kVA Less
Maximum Rating 7520 kVA 7520 kVA Less
Emissions/Fuel Strategy Low Fuel Consumption Low Fuel Consumption Less
Frequency 50 Hz 50 Hz Less
Speed 720 & 1000 rpm 720 & 1000 rpm Less
Duty Cycle Standby, Prime, Continuous Standby, Prime, Continuous Less

Engine Specifications

Engine Model 3616 V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel 3616 V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel Less
Bore 11.0 in 280.0 mm Less
Stroke 11.8 in 300.0 mm Less
Displacement 18032.0 in³ 296.0 l Less
Compression Ratio 13:01 13:01 Less
Aspiration TA TA Less
Fuel System Direct unit injection Direct unit injection Less
Governor Type Generator Set Monitoring System (GMS) Generator Set Monitoring System (GMS) Less

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum 404.0 in 10261.7 mm Less
Width - Maximum 99.62 in 2530.3 mm Less
Height - Maximum 156.6 in 3977.7 mm Less
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum) 141840.0 lb 64470.0 kg Less

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3616 (50 Hz) Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Turbocharger, watercooled, engine oil lubricated
  • Air inlet shutoff
  • Aftercooler, fresh water, corrosion resistant coated (air side)
  • Air cleaner
  • Breather, crankcase, top-mounted

Cooling System
  • Front mounted turbos
  • Three-bundle oil cooler
  • Engine coolant water drains
  • Water temperature regulator
  • Jacket water thermostats

Exhaust System
  • 457 mm (18 in) Cat bolt pattern
  • Dry, gas tight, exhaust manifold
  • Includes adapter, flexible exhaust fitting

Fuel System
  • Simplex or duplex

Generator System
  • Custom generator per generator data sheet completed by Dealer

Governor System
  • UG actuator

Lube System
  • Oil pressure regulating valve
  • Wet oil sump. Includes engine-driven main lubrication & oil pumps, oil lines and oil pan
  • Crankcase explosion relief valves
  • Oil filler and dipstick
  • Service side engine mounted on cylinder block inspection covers
  • Centrifugal oil filters with single shutoff

Mounting System
  • Engine and generator mounting
  • Damper, torsional vibration

Starting / Charging System
  • Line group for single point custom connection
  • Two motors, engine mounted at rear, on left side
  • Vane type air starter
  • Air silencer

  • Gear driven pumps: Fuel / Oil / Jacket water / Aftercooler / Oil cooler water
  • Paint, Caterpillar yellow

3616 (50 Hz) Optional Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Soot filter
  • Air inlet adapter
  • Heavy duty air cleaner
  • Vertical support bracket
  • Air cleaner louver assembly
  • Boost control valve

Cooling System
  • Expansion tank
  • Auxiliary water pump
  • Heating aids
  • Cooling system aids
  • Heat exchanger for single circuit

Exhaust System
  • Weld flange and related hardware
  • Flexible exhaust fittings

Fuel System
  • Duplex primary fuel strainer
  • Fuel priming pump
  • Fuel system connections

Generator System
  • Busbar connections
  • Anti-condensation space heaters
  • Class F insulation
  • 3 Phase, six Leads, WYE
  • Winding temperature detectors

Governor System
  • 230 UA
  • Battery backup / Power supply
  • Digital programmers
  • EGB actuator
  • Electronic / actuators
  • 723 Plus

Lube System
  • Lube ANSI adapter (Emergency connection)
  • Oil pan drain valve

Mounting System
  • Spring type vibration isolator
  • Non-vertically restrained
  • Vertically restrained
  • Isolator

Starting / Charging System
  • Turbine type air starters
  • Redundant air starters
  • Pressure reducing valve
  • Compressed air flex hose

  • Custom paint colors

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