C175-16 Offshore Generator Set


Caterpillar can help you navigate the challenges in the oil and gas industry, including global competition, tightening emission standards, and high productivity demands. The Cat® C175 delivers more reliable power in less space than any other generator set in its class. As efficient as it is powerful, this compact package will make a huge impact on your rig's performance. The proven success of the 3500 series engines forms the foundation of the Cat C175 diesel engine. Low owning and operating costs, high endurance components, and outstanding serviceability add to the innovations. The Cat Alarm and Protection System integrates with dual ADEM A4 engine control modules to provide redundant engine control, generator set protection, and a 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 C175-16 offshore generator set. Ratings: 1833-2660 ekW (2619-3325 kVA) @ 50/60 Hz (1500/1200/1800 rpm). U.S. EPA Marine Tier 2 certified and IMO Tier II emissions compliant.

C175-16 Offshore Generator Set - Specifications

Engine Specifications
Minimum Rating
2619 kV·A
1833 ekW
Maximum Rating
3325 kV·A
2660 ekW
Available in IMO Tier II/ EPA Marine Tier 2 configurations
53599 lb
24312 kg
Oil Change Interval
1000 h
1000 h
8.66 in
220 mm
Generator Set Control
MPD 3.0 / Cat® Alarm and Protection System
Fuel System
Common Rail/EUI™
Engine Control
Dual ADEM™ A4
5167 in³
85 l
6.89 in
175 mm
Turbocharged/2-stage aftercooled
1200/1500/1800 rpm
Capacity for Liquids
Lube Oil System - Refill
250 gal (US)
946 l
Cooling System - Engine
92 gal (US)
77 l
50 Hz - 2413 mm (95 in) / 60 Hz - 2125 mm (84 in)
50 Hz - 6782 mm (267 in) / 60 Hz - 6742 mm (265 in)
50 Hz - 2928 (115 in) / 60 Hz - 2916 mm ( 115 in)