GE Transportation
Stationary Power
Powerful,
dependable,
fuel-efficient
V228 Series Diesel Engines
for stationary gensets
As one of the world’s leading makers of medium-speed
diesel engines, GE Transportation’s proven technology
also is used for continuous and standby power in
stationary gensets. These advanced diesel engines deliver
a powerful, dependable and fuel-efficient power source
even in the world’s harshest conditions.
V228 Series Diesel Engine
Key features
For dependability, fuel efficiency and lower life-cycle
• Available in 8-, 12- and 16-cylinder models
costs, GE Transportation’s V228 Series Diesel Engine
• Offers continuous power from 1,307 to 2,905 kw
is among the best in its class. An alternative to high-
• Modularized construction provides
maintenance ease
speed, high-cost power, this engine delivers a 3 to 5%
fuel savings and nearly double the mean time between
maintenance cycles in a typical power operation. Its
high-capacity turbocharger, electronic fuel injection and
efficient combustion management make fuel and lube oil
consumption among the lowest in the industry.
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• Rugged construction and quality-assured parts
allow engine to run cost effectively for 20 years
or more
V228 Series Diesel Engine specifications
Model
8V228
12V228
16V228
Continuous
1,307 bkW
1,961 bkW
2,614 bkW
Prime
1,438 bkW
2,157 bkW
2,876 bkW
Limited time running
1,569 bkW
2,353 bkW
3,137 bkW
Continuous
1,453 bkW
2,179 bkW
2,905 bkW
Prime
1,598 bkW
2,397 bkW
3,196 bkW
Limited time running
1,743 bkW
2,615 bkW
3,486 bkW
Number of cylinders
8
12
16
Stroke cycle
4
4
4
Cylinder arrangement
45-degree V
45-degree V
45-degree V
Bore
228.6 mm (9 in.)
228.6 mm (9 in)
228.6 mm (9 in)
Stroke
266.7 mm (10.5 in.)
266.7 mm (10.5 in)
266.7 mm (10.5 in)
Compression ratio
15.7:1
15.7:1
15.7:1
Power output at 900 rpm
Power output at 1,000 rpm
Engine data
Engine dimensions
Height w/shallow pan
2,258 mm (89 in)
2,258 mm (89 in)
2,258 mm (89 in)
Length
3,222 mm (127 in)
4,059 mm (160 in)
2,258 mm (89 in)
Width
1,725 mm (68 in)
1,725 mm (68 in)
1,725 mm (68 in)
Dry weight
13,691 kg (30,185 lbs)
17,780 kg (39,200 lbs)
22,135 mm (48,800 lbs)
To learn more,
visit www.getransportation.com.
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