New CAT Equipment

C280-16 Commercial Marine Propulsion Engine

Building on the durability and reliability of the C280 engine platform, Caterpillar is pleased to offer the EPA Tier 2 compliant C280 engine line. The core components are the same as the existing C280, including the latest in EUI fuel system capabilities and state-of-the-art ADEM A3 Electronic Control Unit (ECU) features. Caterpillar® products continue to deliver more available power while delivering outstanding fuel efficiency. You can also count on long maintenance intervals and worldwide Caterpillar parts and service availability.

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Product Specs

Power Rating

Power Range 6169-7577 bhp (4600-5650 bkW)

Engine Specifications

Speed Range 900-1000 rpm
Emissions IMO II
Aspiration TTA
Bore 11 in
Stroke 11.8 in
Displacement 18062 in³
Rotation from Flywheel End Counterclockwise or clockwise
Configuration Vee 16, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel

Dimensions & Weights

Minimum Dry Weight 62832 lb
Minimum Length 224 in
Maximum Length 224 in
Minimum Height 134 in
Maximum Height 134 in
Minimum Width 80 in
Maximum Width 80 in