16V 956 TB33 

4800 kWe EDG for Nuclear Power Plants

    Over 40 years of experience with Series 956 gensets in nuclear power plants. Start-up and operational reliability of 956 units proven by biggest installed genset base in nuclear power plants. Start-up time: 10 seconds until readiness for load acceptance Load acceptance capability of 50% in the first load step Compatible with all diesel building designs within its power range due to optimum relation of power to dimensions and weight High level of system integration in the genset baseframe reduces the number of separate mechanical systems and interfaces Certification according IEEE 387 and KTA 3702 (further nuclear standards on customer demand) Quality management in engineering and manufacturing according EN ISO 9001, KTA 1401and IAEA 50 C QA Rev.1 > Contact



    MTU Series 956 type-tested according KTA 3702


    SafeDEC engine control unit (IEC 60880-certified)

    Cooling System:

    Dual-circuit engine cooling

    Fuel System:

    Pump-line-nozzle injection


    Design according IEC,DIN, BS; with class protection IP44

    Starting system:

    Compressed air in cylinders and turbochargers

    Commissioning:Onsite supervision of genset installation and commissioning

    Product Details


    System type:

    Emergency Prime


    50 Hz

    Fuel optimization:



    Engine Model:

    16V 956



    Fuel Type:


    Charge Air Cooling:

    dual-circuit engine cooling

    Cylinder arrangement:

    v-type engine

    Number of cylinders:


    Displacement per cylinder, liters:


    Total displacement of the engine, liters:


    Voltage range:

    6.3 - 10.5

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