C32 (60 Hz)
C32 (60 Hz)
C32 (60 Hz)
C32 (60 Hz)

Producing reliable power from 830 to 1250 ekW at 60 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 per cent rated load in one step. Generator sets range from low fuel consumption systems to EPA Stationary Emergency (Tier 2) certification.

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Minimum Rating 830 ekW
Maximum Rating 1250 ekW
Emissions/Fuel Strategy Low Fuel, Tier 2 Nonroad Stds
Voltage 220 to 4160 Volts
Frequency 60 Hz
Speed 1800 rpm
Duty Cycle Standby, Mission Critical, Prime, Continuous
Engine Model C32 TA, V-12, 4-Stroke Water-Cooled Diesel
Bore 5.71 in
Stroke 6.38 in
Displacement 1958.86 in³
Compression Ratio 15.0:1
Aspiration TA
Fuel System MEUI
Governor Type Adem™A4
Length - Minimum 164 in
Length - Maximum 172.7 in
Width - Minimum 66.3 in
Width - Maximum 87.7 in
Height - Minimum 85.1 in
Height - Maximum 86.4 in
Dry Weight - Genset (minimum) 14700 lb
Dry Weight - Genset (maximum) 16755 lb

  • Cat generator set packages have been fully prototype tested
  • Accepts 100% block load in one step and meets NFPA 110 loading requirements
  • Conform to ISO 8528-5 steady state and transient response requirements

  • 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

  • Superior motor starting capability minimizes need for oversizing alternator
  • Designed to match performance and output characteristics of Cat diesel engines
  • Robust Class H insulation

  • User-friendly interface and navigation
  • Scalable system to meet a wide range of installation requirement
  • Expansion modules and site-specific programming for specific customer requirements

  • Designed to operate in standard ambient temperatures up to 50°C (122°F)
  • Contact your Cat Dealer for specific ambient and altitude capabilities

  • UL 2200 Listed
  • CSA
  • IBC seismic certification
  • OSHPD pre-approval

  • Components used in the generator set are selected at the design stage to provide optimum package performance
  • The generator set is fully assembled at a Caterpillar facility following our quality guidelines
  • Each generator set package is tested before leaving the Caterpillar facility
  • Cat product support, including dealer service, parts and warranty covers the entire Cat power system

  • Cat dealers have over 1,800 dealer branch stores operating in 200 countries
  • Your local Cat dealer provides extensive post-sale support, including maintenance and repair agreements