3516C Offshore Generator Set

3516C Offshore Generator Set

Cat 3500 offshore generator sets are specifically designed for drilling and production operations offshore. Decades of experience powering offshore vessels and platforms make have evolved into a product that offers proven performance, low emissions, high durability, and low owning and operating costs.Applications for 3500 offshore generator sets include main power, essential services power, and emergency power on-board drilling and production rigs and vessels.Cat generator sets are backed by the worldwide network of Cat dealers ready to support your operation with technical support, service, parts, and warranty.Cat 3516C offshore generator set. Ratings: 1631-1843 ekW (2039-2304 kVA) @ 50 Hz (1500 rpm). Meets IMO Tier II emission standards.

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Engine Specifications

Minimum Rating
2039.0kVa
Maximum Rating
2304.0kVa
Emissions
IMO Tier II
Aspiration
Turbocharged-Aftercooled
Fuel System
EUI
Engine Control
ADEM A3
Oil Change Interval
1000.0hr
Weight
41400.0lb
Stroke
7.5in
Bore
6.7in
Displacement
4233.0in3

Dimensions

Length
264.0in
Height
99.9in
Width
78.3in

Capacity for Liquids

Cooling System (Engine)
62.0gal
Lube Oil System (Refill)
107.0gal

Standard Equipment

  • Air Inlet System
    • Corrosion resistant separate circuit aftercooler core, regular dutyair cleaners, dual turbochargers
  • Control System
    • Caterpillar A-III electronic engine control, Electronic UnitInjection fuel system, rigid wiring harness
  • Cooling System
    • Auxiliary fresh water pump, centrifugal non-self-priming auxiliarysea water pump, gear driven centrifugal jacket water pump,expansion tank, engine oil cooler, thermostats and housing
  • Exhaust System
    • Dry gas-tight exhaust manifolds with heat shields, dualturbochargers with water-cooled bearings and heat shields,vertical exhaust outlet
  • Flywheels & Flywheel Housings
    • Flywheel, SAE No. 00, 183 teethFlywheel housing, SAE No. 00
  • Fuel System
    • Fuel filter, RH, with service indicators
    • Fuel transfer pump
    • Electronically Controlled Unit Injectors
  • Instrumentation
    • Engine mounted instrument panel with four position switch, overspeed shutdown notification light, emergency stop notificationlight, graphical display unit for analog or digital display of: oil andfuel pressure, oil and fuel filter differential, system DC voltage,exhaust and water temperature, air inlet restriction, servicemeter, engine speed, fuel consumption (total and instantaneous)
  • Lube System
    • Top mounted crankcase breather, RH oil filter, RH oil filler,gear type oil pump, deep sump oil pan, recommended use ofCaterpillar Diesel Engine Oil 10W30 or 15W40
  • Mounting System
    • Industrial type engine mounting rails)
  • Power Take-offs
    • Accessory driveLower RH, Lower LHFront housing, Two-sided
  • Protection System
    • A-III Electronic Monitoring System provides customer programmableengine de-ration strategies to protect against adverse operatingconditions
    • Emergency Stop Push Button (located In Electronic Instrument Panel)safety Shutoff Protection For Oil Pressure And Water Temperature, Overspeed Protection
      • Oil pressure and water temperature(non-redundant, uses OP and WT sensors).Overspeed (redundant and independent of engine governing system)
  • General
    • Vibration damper and guardPaint, Caterpillar Yellow engine with black rails.Lifting eyes

Optional Equipment

  • Air Inlet System
    • Air Cleaner Removal
    • Remote Air Inlet Adapters
  • Charging System
    • Battery Chargers
    • Charging Alternators
  • Control System
    • Load Sharing module
    • Local speed throttle control
  • Cooling System
    • Water level switch gauge
    • Coolant level sensors
    • Connections
      • INLET/OUTLET CONNECTION
      • KEEL COOLING CONNECTIONS
      • SINGLE/COMBINED CIRCUIT
      • EMERGENCY WATER CONNECTIONS
    • Keel Cooling Conversions
    • Radiator cooling conversion
    • Heat exchangers
    • Auxiliary water pumps
    • Sea water pump removal
    • Air separator
  • Exhaust System
    • Exhaust Outlet
      • HORIZONTAL EXHAUST
    • Flexible fittings
    • Elbows
    • Flanges
    • Flange and exhaust expanders
    • Mufflers
  • Fuel System
    • Fuel Cooler
    • Fuel priming pumps
    • Flexible fuel lines
    • Rigid Fuel Lines
    • Primary fuel filter
    • Fuel level switch
  • Generators And Generator Attachments
    • Installed Generator Arrangements F/mar Aux Engines
      • 1500 / 1800 RPM
      • 1000 / 1200 RPM
    • Installed Generator Arrangements F/mar Aux Engines
      • Low voltage connection
      • Generator conversion
      • Low voltage extension box
      • RFI filter
      • Bearing temperature detectors (RTD)
      • Bearing temperature detectors
      • Manual voltage control
      • Air filter
  • Instrumentation
    • PL1000T Communication Module
    • PL1000E Communication Module
    • Customer Interface Box
    • Thermocouples
    • Remote panel display
    • Remote cylinder temperature display
  • Lube System
    • Oil Pan
    • Oil Pan Accessories
      • OIL PAN DRAIN VALVE
      • EMERGENCY LUBE OIL CONNECTIONS
      • OIL PAN DRAIN COVER
    • Sump pumps
    • Prelubrication Options
    • Lubricating oil
    • Centrifugal Oil Filter
  • Mounting System
    • Vibration isolators
    • Rails
  • Power Take-offs
    • Flywheel guard
    • Flexible coupling
    • Coupling hub
    • Front housing accessories
    • Upper Left Hand Front Location
      • AUXILIARY DRIVE SHAFT
      • AUXILIARY DRIVE PULLEY
    • Upper Left Hand Rear Location
      • AUXILIARY DRIVE PULLEY
      • AUXILIARY DRIVE SHAFT
    • Upper Right Hand Front Location:
      • AUXILIARY DRIVE SHAFT
    • Upper Right Hand Rear Location
      • AUXILIARY DRIVE PULLEY
    • Lower Left Hand Front Location
      • AUXILIARY DRIVE SHAFT
      • AUX DRIVE PULLEY
    • Front housing accessory drives
    • Front power take-offsFront power take-offs
    • Crankshaft pulleys
    • Damper guard removals
  • Protection System
    • Air inlet shutoffs
    • Switches and contactors
    • Explosion relief valve
    • Sensors
  • Spare Part Kits
    • Engine Parts Kits
  • SPECIAL APPEARANCE
  • Starting System
    • Starting motors or barring divice
    • Air starting motors options
    • Starting Aids
      • JACKET WATER HEATER
    • Battery sets - 24 volt - Dry
    • Battery rack
  • General
    • Tool set
    • Caterpillar datalink wire
  • Svce Tools/ship Prot/factory Support
    • Commissioning