The Caterpillar C9 generator set joins our existing range of clean, quiet, compact, and smooth-running generator sets. This range of small gen sets provides customers with a more comprehensive power offering, enabling them to enjoy the benefit of dealing with one supplier for both propulsion and auxiliary power.

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Generator Set Specifications
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Minimum Rating 142R ekW (178 kVA) 142R ekW (178 kVA)
Maximum Rating 250 ekW (313 kVA) 250 ekW (313 kVA)
Frequency 50 hz or 60hz 50 hz or 60hz
Speed 1500 rpm (50hz) or 1800 rpm (60 hz) 1500 rpm (50hz) or 1800 rpm (60 hz)
Emissions/Fuel Strategy IMO/EPA Tier 2 Compliant IMO/EPA Tier 2 Compliant

500 hour oil & filter change interval

Smokeless engine operation meets 2004 EPA Tier II emission regulations

Leak free engine operation

J1939 data link for communication with ship monitoring, and control systems

Compact design

Caterpillar standard warranty

Parts and service support from worldwide dealer organization

One source of supply for propulsion and gen set engines

Optional duplex fuel and oil filter systems

Complete electronic control of fuel injection and engine timing

C9 Standard Equipment

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  • Aftercooler (heat exchanger and keel cooled engines only)
  • Turbocharger

C9 Optional Equipment

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  • Air Cleaner Rain Cap