Volvo Penta Power Generation

Power Generators

TAD 500 Series

Power Generators

The TAD500 Series includes in‐line 4‐cylinder, 4.8‐liter, six‐hole fuel‐injected diesel genset engines with turbo and air‐cooled exhaust manifold. Series includes all dual‐speed engines – 50 Hz/1500 rpm and 60 Hz/1800 rpm – for prime and standby power generation.

Product Highlights

  • 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 turbo provide a very powerful engine.
  • The smooth operation of this both robust and well‐balanced diesel engine 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.
  • The engine’s compact design results in a high power‐to‐engine dimension ratio.


TAD530 GE 60 HZTAD 530 GE 50 HZTAD531 GE 60 HZTAD531GE 50 HZTAD532GE 60 HZTAD532GE 50 HZTAD550GE 6- HZTAD550GE 50 HZTAD551GE 60 HZTAD551GE 50 HZ
Electrical Standby Power kWe76 kWe77 kWe87 kWe92 kWe114 kWe117 kWe77 kWe85 kWe91 kWe101 kWe
Electrical Standby Power kVa94 kVA97 kVA109 kVA115 kVA142 kVA146 kVA97 kVA106 kVA114 kVA126 kVA
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