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Cat EGP Switchgear

Caterpillar offers standard Switchgear products, which can support a wide variety of applications, or provide a custom designed system to meet your specific project needs. The Emergency Generator paralleling (EGP) product supports paralleling on an isolated generator bus and is commonly used in prime power or emergency standby systems. Caterpillar Standard Switchgear products provide a solution able to combine all elements of monitoring and control for Caterpillar generator sets in a single-source package. Caterpillar also designs and manufacturers custom switchgear to meet specific customer requirements and functionality.

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    Automatic operation

    Dead Bus coordination, Load Shed/Load Add functions/ Load-No load Test

    Reduced Commissioning Times

    High-speed network connections to Caterpillar Generator Set

    Flexible Power offerings

    UL 891, UL1558, ANSI37.20 -Indoor, Outdoor, E-house
    • Environmental Parameters
      IBC, CBC, UBC & OSHPD Certified
      Control Panel Enclosure
      NEMA 1 or NEMA 3R Freestanding Construction
      Low Voltage Standards
      NEMA SG-5, CSA, ANSI C37.51, ANSI C37.20.1, UL 1558 or UL 891, NFPA 110, NFPA 99 and NFPA 70
      Medium Voltage Standards
      NEMA SG-5, ANSI / IEEE C37.20.2, CSA-C22.2 No. 31-M89, EEMAC G8-3.2, NFPA 70, NFPA 99 and NFPA 1110
      Operating Temperature
      0°C to 50°C
      Storage Temperature
      -20°C to +60°C
    • Generator Protective Devices
      ANSI Protective Devices
      15/25, 27/59, 81 O/U, 32, 40, 50, 51
    • Technical Summary
      LV and MV (208V - 38 kV)
      Configurable PLC based switchgear capable of controlling and monitoring multiple generator sets, tie and load breakers in conjunction with downstream transfer switches for standby or emergency applications
      Modes of Operation
      Multi-unit Island and multi-unit standby mode with optional redundant controls and components.
    EGP Switchgear
    • Choice of 19” Surface Acoustic Wave Color or 15” Resistive Color Touchscreen
    • Emergency Stop Button for each generator
    • Instant Auto Switch
    • Generator Demand Priority Control
    • Audible Alarm & Horn Silence Button
    • Circuit Breaker Control Switch with Indicators
    Data Table Interface
    • * Accomodates interface with a building management system for monitoring all system parameters via Modbus RTU or TCP
    Supplemental Hardware Synchronization check relay (ANSI 25 Device)
    • * Provides additional discrete synchronization protection
    Remote Power Monitoring System
    • * To monitor breaker status, alarms, metering and other operating parameters