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C280-16 FMT

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Overview

The C280-16 generator set incorporates years of proven success of the 3600 engine with the latest technology in electronics. The result is a fully integrated solution that is ideal for offshore operations. Ideal applications for the C280-16 offshore generator set are main power on-board drilling and production vessels and platforms. These include jackup rigs, semi-submersible rigs, drillships, and production platforms. The new front-mounted turbocharger configuration and complete package offering makes integration of the Cat C280-16 generator set into the vessel a simplified operation by reducing the scope of work and supply at the shipyard. The redundant ADEM A4 engine control system works together with the Cat Alarm and Protection to bring comprehensive generator set control, safety, and simple 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. Cat C280-16 offshore generator set with front-mounted turbochargers. Ratings: 5500 ekW (7684 kVA) @ 60 Hz (900 rpm). IMO Tier II emissions compliant.

Engine Specifications

  • Minimum Rating 7510.0 kV·A 5600.0 ekW
  • Maximum Rating 7684.0 kV·A 5730.0 ekW
  • Emissions IMO Tier 2 / EPA Marine Tier 2 IMO Tier 2 / EPA Marine Tier 2
  • Aspiration Turbocharged-Aftercooled Turbocharged-Aftercooled
  • Bore 11.0 in 280.0 mm
  • Displacement 18062.0 in³ 296.0 l
  • Engine Control Dual ADEM™ A4 Dual ADEM™ A4
  • Fuel System EUI EUI
  • Generator Set Control Cat® Alarm and Protection System Cat® Alarm and Protection System
  • Oil Change Interval 1000.0 h 1000.0 h
  • Stroke 11.8 in 300.0 mm
  • Weight 145505.0 lb 66000.0 kg

Dimensions

  • Height 161.1 in 4092.0 mm
  • Length 404.8 in 10283.0 mm
  • Width 110.2 in 2800.0 mm

Capacity for Liquids

  • Cooling System - Engine 329.0 gal (US) 1245.0 l
  • Lube Oil System - Refill 443.0 gal (US) 1677.0 l

Custom Packaging

For any petroleum application, trust Caterpillar to meet your project needs with custom factory generator sets and mechanical packages. Cat engines, generators, controls, radiators, and transmissions can be custom designed and matched in collaboration with our local dealers to create unique solutions. Custom packages are globally supported and are covered by a one year warranty after startup.

Product Support Offered Through the Global Cat Dealer Network

- More than 2,200 dealer outlets - Cat factory-trained dealer technicians service every aspect of your Cat petroleum product - Worldwide parts availability, service, and warranty - Preventive maintenance agreements available for repairbefore- failure opti

Over 80 Years of Engine Manufacturing Experience

Ownership of these manufacturing processes enables Caterpillar to produce high quality, dependable products.

Over 80 Years of Engine Manufacturing Experience

Ownership of these manufacturing processes enables Caterpillar to produce high quality, dependable products.

Over 80 Years of Engine Manufacturing Experience

Ownership of these manufacturing processes enables Caterpillar to produce high quality, dependable products.

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For all your petroleum power requirements, visit www.catoilandgasinfo.com.

Web Site

For all your petroleum power requirements, visit www.catoilandgasinfo.com.

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