C15 ACERT Tier 2 Oilfield Diesel Generator Set

C15 ACERT Tier 2 Oilfield Diesel Generator Set

Producing oil and gas is a complex task that requires equipped designed specifically for the oilfield. Cat C-Series oilfield diesel generator sets offer a rugged design capable of withstanding harsh conditions in the oilfield. Decades of experience in engine manufacturing combined with the latest electronics deliver the highest performance, safe operation, low emissions, and simplified operator interface. Cat generator sets are backed by the worldwide network of Cat dealers ready to support your operation with technical support, service, parts, and warranty. C15 ACERT oilfield diesel generator set. Ratings: 292 – 455 ekW (365 – 570 kVA) @ 50 and 60 Hz (1500 and 1800 rpm) meet China Stage II, U.S. EPA Tier 2 equivalent, EU Stage II equivalent emission standards.

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Engine Specifications

Maximum Rating
455 ekW (570 kVA)
Minimum rating
292 ekW (365 kVA)
Emissions/fuel strategy
U.S. EPA Tier 2, U.S. EPA Tier 3, EU Stage II, China Phase II
Turbocharged, air-to-air aftercooled
Manifold type
Engine control and protection
Generator set control
EMCP 3.1
Fuel system
Frequency (Speed)
50/60 Hz (1500/1800 rpm)

Capacity for Liquids




Standard Equipment

  • Air Inlet System
    • Heavy-duty air filter
  • Cooling System
    • Radiator package mounted (50° C)
    • Coolant drain line with valve at edge of base
    • Coolant level sensor
    • Fan and belt guards
    • Coolant level sight gauge
    • Cat Extended Life Coolant
  • Exhaust System
    • Dry exhaust manifold
    • Flanged faced outlets
    • Stainless steel flex with split-cuff connection
  • Fuel System
    • Primary fuel filter with integral water separator
    • Secondary fuel filters
    • Fuel priming pump
    • Flex fuel lines
  • Generator
    • SR4B brushless, single-bearing, self-excited
    • Class H insulation
    • Random wound
    • IP23 protection
    • CDVR 3-phase sensing with selectable volts/Hz
    • 3 sensing CTs and one droop CT
    • Coastal protection
  • Generator Attachments
    • RH extended cable access box
  • Controls
    • ADEM A4 ECU
    • Emcp 3 Control Panel
      • NEMA 1, IP23 enclosure
        Run/Auto/Stop control
        True RMS metering, 3-phase
        Speed adjust
        Vandal cover (option)
        Voltage adjust
        Digital indication for:
        - rpm
        - Operating hours
        - Oil pressure
        - Coolant temperature
        - System DC volts
        - L-L volts, L-N volts, phase amps, Hz
        - ekW, kVA, kVAR, kW-hr, % kW, PF, (EMCP 3.2/3.3)
        Shutdowns with common indicating light for:
        - Low oil pressure
        - High coolant temperature
        - Low coolant level
        - Overspeed
        - Emergency stop
        - Failure to start (overcrank)
  • Lube System
    • Deep sump (60 L) — 500-hour service interval
    • High efficiency oil filter
    • Oil drain valves
    • Fumes disposal
    • Gear-type lube oil pump
  • Mounting System
    • Steel base frame (skidable)
    • Linear vibration isolation — seismic zone 4
  • Starting/charging System
    • 24-volt starting motor
    • 45-amp charging alternator
    • Battery rack
  • General
    • Paint — Caterpillar yellow except rails and radiators (gloss black)
    • Flywheel and flywheel housing — SAE No. 1
    • Vibration damper with pulley
    • Engine lifting eyes

Optional Equipment

  • Air Inlet System
    • Precleaner
  • Exhaust System
    • Mufflers
    • Manifold and turbocharger guards
    • Elbows
  • Generator
    • Permanent magnet excitation
    • Oversize and premium generators
    • Anti-condensation space heaters available with permanent magnet excitation generators
    • Top and bottom power cable entry
  • Starting/charging System
    • Jacket water heater with shutoff valves
    • Battery disconnect switch
    • Battery rack with heavy duty batteries