Cat® 3516E Diesel Engine

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The Cat® 3516E industrial diesel engine is offered at a continuous rating of 1566 kW (2100 hp) @ 1650 rpm and is designed for applications that require continuous heavy-duty service. These engines are capable of being operated at maximum power and speed up to 100% of the time without interuption or load cycling.

The 3516E is certified to meet EU Stage V, U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, and California Air Regulations Board (CARB) standards, providing a single solution for higher regulated countries and simplifying installations for OEMs.

The 3516E offers unsurpassed performance and durability in a wide array of industries and applications, including shredders, chippers, grinders, bore and drill rigs, and pumps as well as other applications in forestry, general industrial, material handling, and mining.

Minimum Power
2100 HP
Aftertreatment
SCR
Maximum Power
2100 HP
Maximum Torque
8275 lb-ft @ 1200 rpm

Specs

Power Rating

Minimum Power
2100HP
Maximum Power
2100HP
Maximum Torque
8275lb-ft @ 1200 rpm
Rated Speed
1650 rpm

General

Aftertreatment
SCR
Engine Configuration
V-16
Bore
6.69in
Stroke
8.46in
Displacement
4760in³
Compression Ratio
16.5:1
Aspiration
Turbocharged Aftercooled (TTA)
Combustion System
MEUI
Rotation from Flywheel End
Counterclockwise

Emission Standards

Emissions
U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage V

Engine Dimensions - Approximate

Length
122.2in
Width
63.6in
Height
83in
Weight - Net Dry - Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments
18025lb

Aftertreatment Dimensions

Length
92.5in
Width
79.1in
Height
31.9in
Weight
2378lb

Features

High Continuous Power Density

The A-Rating means the 3516E is able to deliver the engine’s full 2100 hp (1566 kW) @1650 rpm continuously without interruption or load cycling. That’s the type of heavy duty usage that some applications demand and the 3516E delivers it.

The A-Rating means the 3516E is able to deliver the engine’s full 2100 hp (1566 kW) @1650 rpm continuously without interruption or load cycling. That’s the type of heavy duty usage that some applications demand and the 3516E delivers it.

Reliable, Quiet and Durable Power

World-class manufacturing capability and processes coupled with proven core engine designs assure reliability, quiet operation, and many hours of productive life.

World-class manufacturing capability and processes coupled with proven core engine designs assure reliability, quiet operation, and many hours of productive life.

Fuel Efficiency

Fuel consumption is optimized to match operating cycles of a wide range of equipment and applications while maintaining low operating costs. Even with the addition of an SCR aftertreatment and the required diesel exhaust fluid, the 3516E costs 1.3% less to operate than the preceeding model
Tier 2 3516C.

Fuel consumption is optimized to match operating cycles of a wide range of equipment and applications while maintaining low operating costs. Even with the addition of an SCR aftertreatment and the required diesel exhaust fluid, the 3516E costs 1.3% less to operate than the preceeding model
Tier 2 3516C.

Quality

Every Cat engine is manufactured to stringent quality standards in order to assure customer satisfaction.

Every Cat engine is manufactured to stringent quality standards in order to assure customer satisfaction.

World-class Product Support Offered Through Global Cat Dealer Network

  • Scheduled maintenance, including SOSSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program
  • Scheduled maintenance, including SOSSM sample
  • Customer Support Agreements (CSA)
  • Caterpillar Extended Service Coverage (ESC)
  • Superior dealer service network
  • Extended dealer service network through the Cat Industrial Service Distributor (ISD) program

Standard Equipment

  • Air Inlet System
    • Four turbochargers, centre mounted
    • Air-to-Air Aftercooled (ATAAC)
  • Control System
    • Electronic engine control
  • Exhaust System
    • Two exhaust outlets, 203 mm (8 in) round flange
    • Exhaust manifold, dry
    • Four turbochargers with watercooled bearings
  • Cooling System
    • Gear-driven centrifugal jacket water pump
    • Connections for radiator cooling
    • Thermostats and housing
  • Flywheels And Flywheel Housing
    • Flywheel housing, SAE No. 0 or SAE No. 00
    • Flywheel, SAE No. 18 or SAE No. 21
    • SAE standard rotation
  • Fuel System
    • Fuel filter, LH spin-on type
    • Fuel transfer pump
    • Electronically controlled unit injectors
  • Lube System
    • Crankcase breather, top mounted
    • Oil cooler
    • Oil filler and dipstick, LH
    • Oil pump
    • Oil filter, LH, spin-on type
    • Front sump oil pan, 500-hour change interval
  • General
    • Paint: Caterpillar yellow, with optional colors available at request
    • Vibration damper
    • Lifting eyes

Optional Equipment