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Caterpillar 3618-TA 9655 HP

Model: 3618-TA

Brand: Caterpillar

Product Specification Listing: Caterpillar 3618-TA Marine Engine


The Caterpillar 3618-TA is a high-performance marine engine designed to provide reliable power output and efficiency for large marine vessels. It is ideal for various marine applications, including heavy-duty commercial vessels, ocean-going ships, and offshore support vessels.

Key Specifications

General Information

  • Model: Caterpillar 3618-TA
  • Power Output: 9655 HP
  • Engine Type: 4-stroke, Turbocharged and Aftercooled (TA)
  • Configuration: V-18
  • Fuel Type: Diesel


  • Rated Power: 9655 HP (7196 kW) @ 900 RPM
  • Maximum Torque: [Specify Torque if known]
  • Bore x Stroke: [Specify Dimensions if known]
  • Displacement: [Specify Displacement if known]

Dimensions & Weight

  • Length: [Specify Length if known]
  • Width: [Specify Width if known]
  • Height: [Specify Height if known]
  • Dry Weight: [Specify Weight if known]

Operational Specifics

  • Compression Ratio: [Specify Ratio if known]
  • Aspiration: Turbocharged and Aftercooled
  • Governor Type: [Specify Type if known]
  • Cooling System: Water-cooled
  • Fuel System: Direct Injection

Fuel Consumption & Emissions

  • Fuel Consumption: [Specify Fuel Consumption Rates]
  • Emission Standards: [Specify Emission Standards Compliance if known]

Auxiliary Systems

  • Lubrication System: Wet Sump
  • Starting System: Electric Start
  • Charging Alternator: [Specify Alternator Type and Capacity]
  • Exhaust System: [Specify Type if known]

Electrical & Instrumentation

  • Voltage: 24V DC (Starting and Control System)
  • Alternator: 24V, [Specify Amperage]
  • Instrumentation: Digital Monitoring System including:
    • Engine Operating Hours
    • Oil Pressure
    • Coolant Temperature
    • Fuel Consumption

Maintenance & Service

  • Recommended Service Intervals:
    • Oil Change Interval: [Specify Hours]
    • Coolant Replacement: [Specify Frequency]
    • Filter Replacement: [Specify Frequency]
  • Warranty: [Specify Warranty Details]

Compliance & Certifications

  • Certifications: [List any Marine or Emission Certifications]
  • Safety and Environmental Standards: [Specify Standards if known]

Additional Features

  • High-Performance Turbocharging:
    • Enhanced power output and fuel efficiency
  • Advanced Aftercooling System:
    • Optimizes engine inlet air temperature for increased performance
  • Durable Construction:
    • Engine block and components are designed for long service life and reliability in harsh marine environments


  • Commercial Marine Vessels
  • Offshore Support Vessels
  • Ocean-Going Ships
  • Large Tugboats
  • Cargo Ships

Package Includes

  • Engine Unit
  • User and Maintenance Manual
  • Warranty Documentation
  • Installation Kit

Contact and Support

  • Customer Support:
    • [Phone Number]
    • [Email Address]
    • [Website]


All specifications are subject to change without notice. Always refer to the official Caterpillar documentation for the most accurate and up-to-date information.


  • Please consult with Caterpillar or an authorized dealer for detailed specifications, installation requirements, and operational guidelines specific to your vessel and application.

This comprehensive product specification listing covers both technical and operational details useful for potential buyers or operators of the Caterpillar 3618-TA marine engine. Always cross-reference with the official sources for precise and current information.

[Product Type: Engine]

Product Specifications

Rated Speed 1050 r/min
Aspiration Turbocharged
Cylinders Arrangement/Number V18
Power 9655 HP (7198.77kw)

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