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Overview

Producing reliable power from 910 kVA to 1500 kVA at 50 Hz, our C32 diesel generator sets are made to meet your mission critical, continuous, standby and prime applications. We've designed each to ISO 8528-5 transient response requirements and to accept 100 percent rated load in one step. Generator sets range from low fuel consumption systems to EPA Stationary Emergency (Tier 2) certification. Seismic certification is also available for select models, ensuring you maintain power after unexpected disturbances. Our integrated control system, including ATS and switchgear, protects your power supply and keeps you connected through on-site and remote monitoring options. We offer easy-to-use EMCP control panel options, combining your management and diagnostic tools in one. The EMCP 4.4 controller provides multi-generator set paralleling capability, giving you the ability to add generator sets to match your growing power requirements. Browse a broad range of accessories and bolt-on system expansion attachments. Find flexible packaging to fit unique spatial requirements and environmental conditions. Even extend the safety of your operation with UL 2200 and CSA certified package options. Our C32 generator sets are made for demands, so you can make yours.

Generator Set Specifications

  • Minimum Rating 910 kVA 910 kVA
  • Maximum Rating 1500 kVA 1500 kVA
  • Voltage 220 to 4160 220 to 4160
  • Frequency 50 Hz 50 Hz
  • Speed 1500 rpm 1500 rpm

Generator Set Configurations

  • Emissions/Fuel Strategy Low Fuel Consumption, Low Emissions, EPA Certified for Stationary Emergency Application (Emits Equivalent U.S. EPA Tier 2 Nonroad Standards) Low Fuel Consumption, Low Emissions, EPA Certified for Stationary Emergency Application (Emits Equivalent U.S. EPA Tier 2 Nonroad Standards)

Engine Specifications

  • Engine Model C32 TA, V-12, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel C32 TA, V-12, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
  • Displacement 1958.86 in³ 32.1 l
  • Fuel System MEUI MEUI
  • Aspiration TA TA
  • Governor Type Adem™A4 Adem™A4
  • Compression Ratio 15.0:1 15.0:1
  • Bore 5.71 in 145.0 mm
  • Stroke 6.38 in 162.0 mm

Generator Set Dimensions

  • Length - Maximum 193.9 in 4926.0 mm
  • Width - Maximum 87.8 in 2231.0 mm
  • Height - Maximum 85.6 in 2175.0 mm

C32 (50 Hz) Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System

  • Single element canister type with service indicator

Control Panel

  • EMCP 4.2
  • Control Features
  • Digital Indicators
  • Warning Shutdowns
  • Programmable Protective Relaying Functions
  • Communications

Cooling System

  • ATAAC
  • Radiator fan and fan drive
  • Fan and belt guards
  • Coolant drain line with valve
  • Low coolant level sensor
  • Caterpillar Extended Life Coolant

Exhaust

  • Exhaust manifold - Dry
  • 203 mm (8 in) ID round flanged outlet

Fuel System

  • Primary fuel filter with water separator
  • Secondary fuel filters
  • Fuel cooler
  • Fuel priming pump

Generators and Attachments

  • 3 Phase brushless
  • Salient pole
  • Integrated voltage regulator (IVR)
  • 6 Lead
  • Winding temperature detectors
  • Internal Excitation
  • NEMA Class H insulation
  • Class H temperature rise at 40C ambient
  • Reactive droop
  • Bus bar connections, top center mounted, top cable entry
  • IEC standard hole pattern
  • Permanent magnet

Governing System

  • ADEM(tm) A4

Lube System

  • Lubricating oil
  • Gear type lube oil pump
  • Integral lube oil cooler
  • Oil filter, filler and dipstick
  • Oil drain lines and valve
  • Fumes disposal

Power Termination

  • Bus Bar

Mounting System

  • Rails - engine/generator/radiator mounting
  • Rubber anti-vibration mounts

Starting / Charging System

  • 24-volt electric starting motor
  • 45 amp charging alternator
  • Battery, rack and cables
  • Battery disconnect switch

General

  • Caterpillar Yellow with high gloss black rails & radiator
  • RH Service
  • Flywheel and flywheel housing-SAE
  • SAE Standard Rotation

C32 (50 Hz) Optional Equipment

Air Inlet System

  • Standard air cleaner
  • Dual element air cleaner
  • Heavy duty air cleaner

Circuit Breakers

  • Center posts busbars
  • Shrouds
  • Cable supports
  • Power connection covers
  • Enclosures - Control packaging
  • Circuit breaker wiring groups
  • 400, 800, 1200, 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3000 Amp, 3 Pole, UL-100% Rated Circuit Breakers
  • 800, 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3200 Amp, 4 Pole, IEC Rated Circuit Breakers
  • 1600, 2000, 2500 and 3200 Amp, 3 Pole, IEC-Rated Circuit Breakers

Control Panels

  • EMCP 4.3, EMCP 4.4

Cooling System

  • Standard radiator
  • High Ambient radiator
  • Certified radiator
  • Extended life coolant
  • Radiator duct flange

Exhaust System

  • All C32 engines have 203 mm (8 in) exhaust outlets
  • Guard and Shield System
  • Elbow mounting kit
  • Flanges
  • Flexible fittings
  • Flange and exhaust expanders
  • Mufflers
  • Exhaust through wall kit

Generator and Attachments

  • Low voltage generators
  • Medium voltage generators

Lube System

  • Oil level regulator
  • Oil pan
  • Prelube manual sump pump

Mounting System

  • Standard package isolators
  • Spring type vibration isolator
  • IBC vibration isolators
  • Mounting base types

Power Termination

  • Circuit breakers, UL listed
  • Circuit breakers, IEC compliant

Power Connections

  • Low voltage connection cables
  • Neutral grounding connection
  • Center post busbar

Starting / Charging System

  • 10 Amp battery charger
  • 10 Amp enclosure battery charger
  • 20 Amp battery charger
  • 35 Amp battery charger
  • Standard 24 volt Open package battery set - Dry
  • Electric starting motor - Standard / Heavy duty
  • Jacket water heater
  • Space heater

Special Tests / Reports

  • IBC seismic certifications
  • OSHPD seismic certifications
  • CSA test and certification
  • PGS test report @ 1.0 power factor
  • PGS test report @ 0.8 power factor
  • Generator test report
  • Standard engine test
  • Standard genset Torsional Vibration Analysis (TVA) report
  • Custom genset TVA report

Enclosures

  • Premium sound attenuated enclosure
  • Sound attenuated enclosure
  • Color options
  • Enclosure fuel tank options
  • Enclosure louvres - fixed and motorized
  • Cold weather bundle
  • DC lighting package
  • AC panel, outlets and lights
  • Panel bracket

General

  • US aid emblem
  • Special paint

Cat Diesel Engine

  • Reliable, rugged, durable design
  • Field-proven in thousands of applications worldwide
  • Four-stroke-cycle diesel engine combines consistent performance and excellent fuel economy with minimum weight
  • Generator

  • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
  • Industry leading mechanical and electrical design
  • Industry leading motor starting capabilities
  • High Efficiency
  • Cat EMCP Control Panel

    The EMCP controller features the reliability and durability you have come to expect from your Cat equipment. EMCP4 is a scalable control platform designed to ensure reliable generator set operation, providing extensive information about power output and engine operation. EMCP4 systems can be further customized to meet your needs through programming and expansion modules.

    Seismic Certification

  • Seismic Certification available.
  • Anchoring details are site specific, and are dependent on many factors such as generator set size, weight, and concrete strength.
  • IBC Certification requires that the anchoring system used is reviewed and approved by a Professional Engineer
  • Seismic Certification per Applicable Building Codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007, CBC 2010
  • Pre-approved by OSHPD and carries an OSP-0321-10 for use in healthcare projects in California
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