3516A Diesel Generator Set

The 3516 generator set has been developed for a wide range of applications, from emergency standby installations such as healthcare and datacenters to continuously powering remote installations. The packages can be optimized for performance that matters to you with either low emissions or low fuel consumption versions available. Backed by the worldwide network of Cat dealers ready to support your operation with technical support, service, parts, and warranty, Cat generator sets will provide the reliability and durability you expect.

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Minimum Rating
1280 ekW
Maximum Rating
1600 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption, Low Emissions
Voltage
220 to 13800 Volts

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Product Specs

Generator Set Specifications

Minimum Rating
1280 ekW
Maximum Rating
1600 ekW
Voltage
220 to 13800 Volts
Frequency
60 Hz
Speed
1800 RPM
Duty Cycle
Continuous, Prime, Standby, Mission Critical

Generator Set Configurations

Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Low Fuel Consumption, Low Emissions

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
3516 TA, V-16, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore
6.69in
Displacement
4210.64in³
Stroke
7.48in
Compression Ratio
13.0:1
Aspiration
TA
Governor Type
Woodward
Fuel System
Mechanical unit injection
Exhaust Flange Size
203.2 mm (8.0 in)
Air Inlet
Single element canister style with service indicator

Standard/Optional Features

Standard Equipment:

Optional Equipment:

  • Engine Options
    • Air Cleaner: [ ] Single element air cleaners [ ] Dual element air cleaners [ ] Heavy duty air cleaners
    • Muffler: [ ] Industrial Grade
    • Batteries: [ ] Standard (1400 CCA) [ ] Heavy Duty (2800 CCA)
    • Starting Motors: [ ] Standard [ ] Heavy Duty
    • Battery Charger: [ ] 10A [ ] 20A [ ] 35A
    • Starting Aids: [ ] 220V 50 Hz Jacket Water Heater
    • Vibration Isolator: [ ] Rubber anti-vibration mounts (90% efficient) [ ] Spring type anti-vibration mounts (95% efficient)
  • Control System
    • Controller: [ ] EMCP 4.2 [ ] EMCP 4.3 [ ] EMCP 4.4
    • Local annunciator module: [ ] NFPA 110 [ ] Custom
    • Remote annunciator module: [ ] NFPA 110 [ ] Custom
    • Additional Options: [ ] Expansion I/O module [ ] Remote monitoring software
  • Alternators
    • Temperature Rise (over 40°C ambient): [ ] 150°C [ ] 125°C [ ] 105°C [ ] 80°C
    • Winding: [ ] Random [ ] Form
    • Excitation: [ ] Permanent Magnet (PM) excited [ ] Internally Excited (IE)
    • Alternator attachments: [ ] Anti-condensation heaters [ ] Generator stator and bearing temperature monitoring & protection
  • General
    • The following options are based on regional and product configuration:
    • Seismic Certification per applicable building codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007
    • UL 2200 package
    • EU Certificate of Conformance (CE)
    • CSA Certification
    • EEC Declaration of Conformity
    • Enclosures: sound attenuated, weather protective
    • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
    • Integral & sub-base fuel tanks
    • Integral & sub-base UL listed dual wall fuel tanks
  • Power Termination
    • Power Termination: [ ] Bus Bar [ ] Circuit Breaker
    • Circuit Breaker rating: [ ] 2000A [ ] 2500A [ ] 3200A [ ] 4000A
    • Circuit breaker trip unit: [ ] LSI [ ] LSIG [ ] LSIG-P
    • Circuit breaker operation: [ ] Electrical
  • Extended Service Contract (esc)
    • Extended Service Contract (ESC): [ ] 2 Year [ ] 3 Year [ ] 5 Year