Volvo Penta Power Generation

Power Generators

TAD1600 Series

Power Generators

Volvo Penta TAD1600 Series includes in‐line 6‐cylinder, 16.1‐liter, diesel genset engines with electronic highpressure fuel injection, overhead camshaft, turbo, and air‐cooled exhaust manifold. The series includes dual‐speed engines – 50 Hz/1500 rpm and 60 Hz/1800 rpm – for prime and standby power generation.

Product Highlights

  • The series designed for efficient power generation and maximum uptime. The robust design makes the engine highly reliable. Its rigid, in‐line cylinder block with durable crankshaft bearings, aircooled exhaust manifold, and electronically controlled turbo provide a very powerful engine.
  • The smooth operation of this both robust and well‐balanced diesel engines results in minimal levels of vibrations and noise, as well as controlled emission levels.
  • The state‐of‐the‐art, high‐tech injection and charging system, with low internal losses, contributes to efficient combustion and low fuel consumption.
  • Series equipped with the EMS (Engine Management System), an electronically controlled processing system which optimizes engine performance. It also includes advanced facilities for diagnostics and fault tracing.


Electrical Standby Power kWeElectrical Standby Power kVARated RPM
TAD1640GE 60 Hz4055061500
TAD1640GE 50 Hz4505631800
TAD1641GE 60 Hz4455561500
TAD1641GE 50 Hz5136421800
TAD1642GE 60 Hz5216511500
TAD1642GE 50 Hz5506871800
TAD1650GE 60 HZ4075091500
TAD1650GE 50 HZ4545681800
TAD1651GE 60 HZ4455561500
TAD1651GE 50 HZ5136421800