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250 Diesel Engines and Generator Sets

  • V250 Series Diesel Engine

    This powerful engine is the most technologically advanced, fuel-efficient and environmentally compatible diesel engine ever built by GE Transportation.

    Key features

    • Lighter-weight, compact footprint accommodates relatively large bore engine design
    • Offers continuous power from 2,922 to 3,847 ekW and emergency stand by power up to 5,065 ekW
    • Available in 12- and 16-cylinder models
    • Saves fuel and meets EPA Tier 2 emissions standards

     

    L250 Series Diesel Engine

    The L250 Diesel Engine’s narrow footprint allows ease of maintenance and re-power and its advanced technology delivers fuel efficiency and emissions compliance.

    Key features

    • Improves fuel consumption for an average 9% fuel savings*
    • Meets U.S. EPA Tier 2 emissions requirements and is upgradeable to Tier 3 requirements
    • Offers continuous power from 1,498 to 2,219 bkW
  • Engine Data
    Model 12V250 16V250 6L250 8L250
    Number of cylinders 12 16 6 6
    Stroke cycle 4 4 4 4
    Cylinder arrangement V V inline inline
    Bore 250 mm (9.8 in) 250 mm (9.8 in) 250 mm (9.8 in) 250 mm (9.8 in)
    Stroke 320 mm (12.6 in) 320 mm (12.6 in) 320 mm (12.6 in) 320 mm (12.6 in)
    Compression ratio 16.8:1 16.8:1 15.7:1 15.7:1
    Power Output at 900 rpm
    Continuous 2726 bkW  3632 bkW  1498 bkW  1998 bkW 
    Prime 2998 bkW  3997 bkW  1,498 bkW  1998 bkW 
    Limited time running 3271 4358 bkW  1648 2198 bkW 
    Emergency standby 3543 4721 1798 2397

    Power Output at 1000rpm

    Continuous 3028 bkW  4038 bkW 1664 bkW  2219 bkW 
    Prime 3330 bkW  4442 bkW  1664 bkW 2219 bkW 
    Lmited time running 3633 bkW 4846 bkW 1831 bkW 2441 bkW
    Emergency standby 3936 bkW 5249 bkW 1997 bkW 2663 bkW
    Engine Dimensions
    Length 4,154 mm (164 in) 4,988 mm (196 in) 5,095 mm (200 in) 5,985 mm (235 in)
    Width 1,708 mm (67 in) 1,708 mm (67 in) 2,032 mm (80 in) 2,032 mm (80 in)
    Height w/ deep sump 2,832 mm (112 in) 2,917 mm (115 in) 3,363 mm (132 in) 3,363 mm (132 in)
    Height w/ shallow sump 2,717 mm (107 in) 2,717 mm (107 in) 2,962 mm (116 in) 2,962 mm (116 in)
    Crankshaft center line to deep sump 1,077 mm (42 in) 1,162 mm (46 in) 1,341 mm (53 in) 1,341 mm (53 in)
    Crankshaft center line to shallow sump 962 mm (38 in) 962 mm (38 in) 940 mm (37 in) 940 mm (37 in)
    Crankshaft center line to mounting feet 536 mm (21 in) 536 mm (21 in) 308 mm (12 in) 308 mm (12 in)
    Exhaust diameter 610 mm (24 in) 610 mm (24 in) 457 mm (18 in) 457 mm (18 in)
    Dry Weight 20,185 kg (44,500 lbs) 23,587 kg (52,000 lb)
     
    15,909 (35,000 lbs) 19,090 (42,000 lbs)
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