05-06-2009 10:47 AM
06-04-2009 09:03 AM
I came across this article on a Cat Dealer website (Yancey Power Systems):
Consultants Corner: Considerations for Generator Set Foundations
Foundations supporting generator sets must meet flotation, alignment and vibration parameters for successful operation. Specifications that consider the following criteria will help assure trouble-free installation and operation.
Foundations must be able to withstand the installation's weight and prevent deflection. To determine the pressure exerted by a generator set, use the following equation... http://www.yanceybros.com/index.php/www/yancey_pow
I hope this helps!
04-03-2012 02:49 PM
Contact your local dealer and ask for a copy of LEBW4974, Mounting from the current Application and Installation guide. CAT recommendation for mounting and foundations is contained in this publication.
If that path isn't available to you please send me a private message with a return email address and I'll send you a copy.