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Cat

DE550S GC (60 Hz) Generator Set

Maximum Rating

550 ekW

Minimum Rating

550 ekW

Emissions/Fuel Strategy

Non Regulated

Overview

Producing reliable power 550 kW at 60 Hz, our DE550S GC generator set powerd by C15 diesel engine designed to ISO 8528-5 transient response requirements.

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Exterior

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Interior

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Showroom

DE550S GC, Virtual Product Tour

Features

Specifications

  • Generator Set Specifications
    Spec Value
    Maximum Rating 550 ekW
    Minimum Rating 550 ekW
    Emissions/Fuel Strategy Non Regulated
    Voltage 220 to 480 Volts
    Frequency 60 Hz
    Speed 1800 RPM
    Duty Cycle Standby
  • Engine Specifications
    Spec Value
    Engine Model C15 In-line 6, 4-cycle diesel
    Bore 5.4 in
    Stroke 6.8 in
    Displacement 928 in³
    Compression Ratio 16.1:1
    Aspiration Turbocharged Air-to-Air Aftercooled
    Fuel System EUI
    Governor Type Adem™A4
  • Generator Set Dimensions
    Spec Value
    Length - Maximum 131 in
    Width - Maximum 60.6 in
    Height - Maximum 86.1 in
    Dry Weight - Genset (maximum) 8364 lb

Standard Equipment

Engine

  • Cat® C15 Inline 6 Cylinder, 4 Stroke Diesel

Air Inlet

  • Air Cleaner

Control Panels

  • GCCP 1.1

Governor

  • Mechanical Governor

Alternator

  • A Frame Standard Alternator

Control Panel

  • EMCP 4 Genset Controller

Cooling

  • Package mounted radiator

Fuel Storage

  • Single Wall 8 Hour Tank

Cooling System

  • Radiator and cooling fan with guards
  • Fan drive, battery charging alternator drive

Exhaust

  • Exhaust flange outlet

Fuel

  • Fuel priming pump
  • Secondary fuel filter
  • Primary fuel filter with integral water separator

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

Generator

  • Matched to the performance and output characteristics of Cat engines
  • Load adjustment module provides engine relief upon load impact and improves load acceptance and recovery time
  • IP23 Protection

Mounting system

  • Captive linear vibration isolators
  • Lifting provision and drag points

Power Termination

  • Bus Bar

Generator and Attachments

  • Integrated Voltage Regulator
  • Power center, IP22
  • Optional LC frame generator - IP23 Protection
  • Mandatory Option circuit breaker, IEC, 3 pole, mounted in power centre
  • Segregated low voltage (AC/DC) wiring panel

Mounting

  • Rubber vibration isolators

Governing System

  • Cat Electronic Governor (ADEM A4).

Lube System

  • Oil drain valves
  • Oil cooler

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

  • 24 volt starting motor
  • Batteries
  • 24 Volt battery with rack and cables

General

  • Engine and alternator pre paint, Caterpillar yellow
  • Paint - Caterpillar Yellow except rails and radiators gloss black
  • Engine and alternator pre paint, Caterpillar yellow

Optional Equipment

Control panel

  • Speed and Voltage Adjust Potentiometers
  • PLG 4G/3G/Ethernet
  • Annunciator
  • Emergency E-Stop

Exhaust

  • Industrial, Residential, Critical Mufflers

Enclosure

  • Cat GC Enclosure

Generator

  • Oversize and premium generators
  • Anti-condensation heater
  • Excitation: [ ] Permanent Magnet Excited (PM) [ ] Internally Excited (IE)

Electrical Options

  • 4 Pole circuit breaker
  • Auxiliary Contacts
  • Pad-lockable circuit breaker
  • Battery Charger
  • Wet Battery

Power Termination

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

Alternator

  • Space Heater
  • AVR

Air inlet system

  • Single Stage Air Filter
  • Dual Element Air Filter

Starting/Charging

  • Heavy-duty starting system
  • Battery chargers
  • Jacket water heater
  • Oversize batteries
  • Charging alternator

Certifications

  • EU certificate of conformance
  • EAC certification

Extended service coverage

  • 3, 4, 5 and 10 Years

General

  • The following options are based on regional and product configuration:
  • UL 2200 package
  • Integral & sub-base UL listed dual wall fuel tanks
  • Sound attenuated, weather protective or high ambient weather protective enclosure
  • EU Certificate of Conformance (CE)
  • EEC Declaration of Conformity
  • Single or dual wall integral fuel tanks
  • Single or dual wall sub-base fuel tanks
  • CSA Certification
  • Automatic transfer switches (ATS)
  • Narrow, Wide or Skid Base
  • Seismic Certification per applicable building codes: IBC 2000, IBC 2003, IBC 2006, IBC 2009, CBC 2007

Enclosures

  • High ambient sound attenuated enclosures

Exhaust System

  • Industrial Silencer
  • 10 dBA Attenuation silencer
  • 6 and 8 inch elbow kit
  • Flexible exhaust fittings
  • Manifold and turbocharger guard
  • End in / End out mufflers - 10, 25 and 35 dBA attenuation
  • Engine mounted muffler
  • 6 and 8 inch flange GP

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
  • Fuel transfer system controls
  • Dual wall fuel tank base
  • Manual fuel transfer pump

Generator and Attachments

  • Ingress protection
  • CIP a frame generator
  • Oversize A frame generator
  • Permanent magnet generator
  • Space heaters
  • LC frame CIP generator
  • LC frame generator
  • Oversize LC frame generator

Lube System

  • Manual sump pump

Mounting System

  • Narrow skid base - replaces standard fuel tank base

Special Test / Reports

  • PGS Test report @ 1.0 power factor
  • PGS Test report @ 0.8 power factor

Starting / Charging System

  • Battery disconnect switch
  • Jacket water heater
  • 5 Amp single battery charger