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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.

Engine Specifications

Bore 6.7 in 170.0 mm Less
Displacement 4320.0 in³ 70.8 l Less
Stroke 7.7 in 195.0 mm Less

Generator Set Dimensions

Length 261.417 in 6640.0 mm Less
Width 70.0 in 1778.0 mm Less
Height 87.0 in 2210.0 mm Less
Dry Weight - Genset 32848.54 lb 14900.0 kg Less

CG170-16 Standard Equipment

Air Inlet
  • Two-element single-stage air cleaner with enclosure and service indicator
  • Turbocharger for the CG132-8 with a water-cooled bearing case

Control Panels
  • TEM(Total Electronic Management)

  • Closed crankcase ventilation system
  • PEARL/Low resistence exhaust system

  • Jacket water and SCAC thermostats
  • Cat flanges on SCAC circuit
  • Electrical jacket water and aftercooler coolant pump
  • flange connections for JW inlet and outlet
  • Engine driven water pumps for jacket water and after cooler
  • Jacket water and SCAC thermostats
  • ANSI/DN customer flange connections for JW inlet and outlet
  • Cat flanges on SCAC circuit

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

  • Reactive droop
  • Bus bar connections
  • Winding temperature detectors
  • Anti-condensation space heater
  • 3-phase sensing and KVAR/PF control

  • 24V starting motors
  • Battery disconnect switch

  • Crankshaft vibration damper and guard

CG170-16 Optional Equipment

Air Inlet
  • Mounting stand
  • Air cleaner with precleaner

  • CHP skid