Superior Gas Power Plant For Sale

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·         Three Superior® 16-SGTA spark ignited natural gas reciprocating engines.

16 cylinder, 13,200 cubic-inch turbocharged units rated at 1875 kW each, operating at 900 rpm.

·         Dimension of the engines is approximately 19 feet long, 8 feet wide, and 10 feet high.

·         Engine dry weight is approximately 85,000 pounds.

·         Skidded unit (engine and generators) weight is approximately 96,000 pounds.


      ·         Cooper/Superior® in Ohio built the units in 1986.

·         The units were setup to operate on landfill gas, ran on the factory test, and for 4 hours.

·         After delivery, the project was cancelled and the units were placed in storage.

·         In 1991, the units were shipped to the present location, installed and converted to operate on natural gas.

·         Each unit has CB-13 turbochargers that were purchased in 1992 new from Cooper® as part of the conversion to natural gas operations.  There are also 3 ET-13 turbos (one is fully functional and used as a spare unit; the others are in need of repair).

·         The units were started on July 26, 1992 and operated until September 15, 1997

·         The hours on each unit when overhauled and their current hours are as follows.



Hours at Overhaul



Unit 1



Unit 2



Unit 3




·         In February 1997, Unit 1 had a new crank, line bore, and new bearings installed.  In October 1996, new pistons and liners were installed, and in October 1995, the heads were rebuilt.

·         In March 1996, Unit 2 was rebuilt.  In April 1996, the unit lower end was rebuilt, and in March 1997, the heads were rebuilt.


 ·         Radiator

o        SmithCo Model #1F28-100-2

o        Serial #86B-210

·         Generators

o        Unit 1:  Serial #92998-01, Model #237560000

o        Unit 2:  Serial #92998-02, Model #237560000

o        Unit 3:  Serial #92998-03, Model #237560000

·         Catalyst

·         Switch Gear

o        Delta Controls:  Serial #11321-01

o        Volts:  4160

o        Amps:  1200

·         Mufflers

o        3 hospital grade silencers

·         Air Filters

o        Cycoil Manufactured by American Air Filter Co.

o        Model #1F28-100-2

·         Battery charger with battery bank

o        48 volt DC system for control power

·         Air Compressors

o        Ingersoll Rand 20 HP two stage

§         Unit 1 Hours:  18,944, Model #TPTA 40, Serial #30T566612

§         Unit 2 Hours:  5,772, Model #TPTA 40, Serial #30T566007

·         Air Storage Tanks

o        Two 1,000 gallon; 200 psi rated pressure tanks

·         Oil Storage Tanks

o        One 2,000 gallon new oil tank

o        One 1,500 gallon used oil tank

·         Oil Transfer Pump System

o        System designed to remove used oil from the engines and pump it into the used oil tank and then pump new oil from the tank into the engines.

·         Transformers

o        Main transformer

§         4,160 Volt ot 34,500 Volt

§         Serial #SEA 7099-0101

§         Impedance 7.07

§         Full load KVA 5000/5600 OA   6250/7000 FA

§         55/65ºC temperature rise

§         Manufactured May 1993

o        Other transformers

§         One 4,160 Volt to 480 Volt

§         One 480 Volt to 208 Volt

·         Waste Heat Boiler

o        4,000,000 BTU/HR exhaust heat recover unit

·         Oil Filters

·         Remote Transmitting Unit manufactured by Valmet

·         Direct Transfer Trip Unit

o        Series 6710

o        RX GR-3

o        48 VDC

 The equipment is being sold “As Is, Where Is” with no warranty.

 We look forward to hearing from you.

Applied Energy Corporation
2442 Gunnison Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80909

Phone: 719.227.1821, Fax: 719.623.9913
E-Mail: Applied @ JTP.COM, Internet: WWW.JTP.COM/Applied

Jerry Randono, President
Jim Randono, Vice President