DE550 GC (50 Hz) Generator Set

DE550 GC (50 Hz) Generator Set

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Maximum Rating
550 kVA
Minimum Rating
550 kVA
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Non Regulated
Voltage
380 to 415 Volts

Generator Set Specifications

Maximum Rating
550 kVA
Minimum Rating
550 kVA
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Non Regulated
Voltage
380 to 415 Volts
Frequency
50 Hz
Speed
1500 rpm
Duty Cycle
Standby

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
C13 In-line 6, 4-cycle diesel
Bore
5.1in
Stroke
6.2in
Displacement
763in³
Compression Ratio
15.8:1
Aspiration
Turbocharged Air-to-Air Aftercooled
Fuel System
EUI
Governor Type
Adem™A4

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum
122in
Width - Maximum
52.7in
Height - Maximum
85.4in
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
6693lb

Standard Equipment:

  • Engine
    • Cat® C13 Inline 6 Cylinder, 4 Stroke Diesel
  • Control Panels
    • GCCP 1.1
  • Governor
    • Mechanical Governor
  • Alternator
    • A Frame Standard Alternator
  • Fuel Storage
    • Single Wall 8 Hour Tank
  • Cooling System
    • Radiator and cooling fan with guards
    • Fan drive, battery charging alternator drive
  • Electrical Options
    • 3 Pole Circuit Breaker
    • Neutral Earth Link
    • 24 Volt battery with rack and cables
  • Air Inlet System
    • Air cleaner; light duty with disposable element
  • Lube System
    • Lubricating oil
    • Oil drain line with valve
  • Mounting System
    • Captive linear vibration isolators
    • Lifting provision and drag points
  • Generator And Attachments
    • Mandatory Option circuit breaker, IEC, 3 pole, mounted in power centre
  • Packaged Generator Set
    • Coolant drain line with valve
    • Radiator package mounted
    • Service indicator
    • Low coolant level sensor
    • Disposable Air filter
    • Coolant level sight gauge
  • Governing System
    • Cat Electronic Governor (ADEM A4)
  • Lube System
    • Oil drain valves
    • Oil Cooler
    • Lubricating oil
  • Mounting System
    • Captive linear vibration isolators between base and engine-generator
    • Includes lifting provisions and termination points for coolant and lube oil drain lines
  • Starting / Charging System
    • 24V battery with rack and cables
  • General
    • Engine and alternator pre paint, Caterpillar yellow
    • Engine and alternator pre-paint, Caterpillar yellow

Optional Equipment:

  • Control Panel
    • Speed and Voltage Adjust Potentiometers
    • PLG 4G/3G/Ethernet
    • Annunciator
    • Emergency E-Stop
  • Enclosure
    • Cat GC Enclosure
  • Electrical Options
    • 4 Pole circuit breaker
    • Auxiliary Contacts
    • Pad-lockable circuit breaker
    • Battery Charger
    • Wet Battery
  • Circuit Breakers
    • Circuit breaker (IEC) auxiliary contacts
    • Shunt trip for IEC circuit breaker
    • 4 Pole (IEC-100% rated) circuit breaker - Motorised
  • Alternator
    • Space Heater
    • AVR
  • Fuel System
    • Dual Wall 8Hr Fuel Tank
    • Single Wall 8Hr Fuel Tank with Spill Containment
    • Low Fuel Level Shutdown
    • Low and High Fuel Level Alarms
    • Manual fuel transfer pump
    • Integral dual wall fuel tank base
    • Fuel transfer system controls
  • Air Inlet System
    • Single Stage Air Filter
    • Dual Element Air Filter
  • Certifications
    • EU certificate of conformance
    • EAC certification
  • Extended Service Coverage
    • 3, 4, 5 and 10 Years
  • Exhaust System
    • Industrial Silencer
    • 10 dBA Attenuation silencer
    • Flexible 8 inch exhaust fittings
    • 10, 25 and 35 dBA attenuation
    • 6 and 8 inch flange GP
    • 6 and 8 inch elbow kit
  • Generator And Attachments
    • A frame oversize generator
    • A frame CIP generator
    • Permanent magnet generator
    • Ingress protection
    • LC CIP generator
    • LC frame generator
    • Space heaters
  • Lube System
    • Manual sump pump
  • Mounting System
    • Narrow skid base
  • Starting / Charging System
    • 5 Amp single battery charger
    • Battery disconnect switch
    • Jacket water heater

Specifications

Generator Set Specifications

Maximum Rating
550 kVA
Minimum Rating
550 kVA
Emissions/Fuel Strategy
Non Regulated
Voltage
380 to 415 Volts
Frequency
50 Hz
Speed
1500 rpm
Duty Cycle
Standby

Engine Specifications

Engine Model
C13 In-line 6, 4-cycle diesel
Bore
5.1in
Stroke
6.2in
Displacement
763in³
Compression Ratio
15.8:1
Aspiration
Turbocharged Air-to-Air Aftercooled
Fuel System
EUI
Governor Type
Adem™A4

Generator Set Dimensions

Length - Maximum
122in
Width - Maximum
52.7in
Height - Maximum
85.4in
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum)
6693lb

Standard/Optional Features

Standard Equipment:

  • Engine
    • Cat® C13 Inline 6 Cylinder, 4 Stroke Diesel
  • Control Panels
    • GCCP 1.1
  • Governor
    • Mechanical Governor
  • Alternator
    • A Frame Standard Alternator
  • Fuel Storage
    • Single Wall 8 Hour Tank
  • Cooling System
    • Radiator and cooling fan with guards
    • Fan drive, battery charging alternator drive
  • Electrical Options
    • 3 Pole Circuit Breaker
    • Neutral Earth Link
    • 24 Volt battery with rack and cables
  • Air Inlet System
    • Air cleaner; light duty with disposable element
  • Lube System
    • Lubricating oil
    • Oil drain line with valve
  • Mounting System
    • Captive linear vibration isolators
    • Lifting provision and drag points
  • Generator And Attachments
    • Mandatory Option circuit breaker, IEC, 3 pole, mounted in power centre
  • Packaged Generator Set
    • Coolant drain line with valve
    • Radiator package mounted
    • Service indicator
    • Low coolant level sensor
    • Disposable Air filter
    • Coolant level sight gauge
  • Governing System
    • Cat Electronic Governor (ADEM A4)
  • Lube System
    • Oil drain valves
    • Oil Cooler
    • Lubricating oil
  • Mounting System
    • Captive linear vibration isolators between base and engine-generator
    • Includes lifting provisions and termination points for coolant and lube oil drain lines
  • Starting / Charging System
    • 24V battery with rack and cables
  • General
    • Engine and alternator pre paint, Caterpillar yellow
    • Engine and alternator pre-paint, Caterpillar yellow

Optional Equipment:

  • Control Panel
    • Speed and Voltage Adjust Potentiometers
    • PLG 4G/3G/Ethernet
    • Annunciator
    • Emergency E-Stop
  • Enclosure
    • Cat GC Enclosure
  • Electrical Options
    • 4 Pole circuit breaker
    • Auxiliary Contacts
    • Pad-lockable circuit breaker
    • Battery Charger
    • Wet Battery
  • Circuit Breakers
    • Circuit breaker (IEC) auxiliary contacts
    • Shunt trip for IEC circuit breaker
    • 4 Pole (IEC-100% rated) circuit breaker - Motorised
  • Alternator
    • Space Heater
    • AVR
  • Fuel System
    • Dual Wall 8Hr Fuel Tank
    • Single Wall 8Hr Fuel Tank with Spill Containment
    • Low Fuel Level Shutdown
    • Low and High Fuel Level Alarms
    • Manual fuel transfer pump
    • Integral dual wall fuel tank base
    • Fuel transfer system controls
  • Air Inlet System
    • Single Stage Air Filter
    • Dual Element Air Filter
  • Certifications
    • EU certificate of conformance
    • EAC certification
  • Extended Service Coverage
    • 3, 4, 5 and 10 Years
  • Exhaust System
    • Industrial Silencer
    • 10 dBA Attenuation silencer
    • Flexible 8 inch exhaust fittings
    • 10, 25 and 35 dBA attenuation
    • 6 and 8 inch flange GP
    • 6 and 8 inch elbow kit
  • Generator And Attachments
    • A frame oversize generator
    • A frame CIP generator
    • Permanent magnet generator
    • Ingress protection
    • LC CIP generator
    • LC frame generator
    • Space heaters
  • Lube System
    • Manual sump pump
  • Mounting System
    • Narrow skid base
  • Starting / Charging System
    • 5 Amp single battery charger
    • Battery disconnect switch
    • Jacket water heater