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System Design


Proper system design provides maximum life
and quickest ROI on your pumping system


Gathering Information

Pump Selection

Drive Selection

Inlet Design

Accessory Selection

Mounting and Location

The design stage is critical for building the optimal high-pressure pumping system. Proper system design will help eliminate potential problems and maximize system performance. The first step is gathering information about the system. Information required includes:

  • System performances
  • Liquid characteristics
  • Environment
  • Duty cycle
  • Space requirements
  • Power source

Click above on Gathering Information for more details.

Once adequate information is gathered you can select the proper pump and components to meet system requirements. Proper pump selection is critical when designing a high-pressure system. For information on pump selection, click above on “Selecting Your Pump”. We offer over 1000 pump models with flow ranges from 0.13 - 240 GPM and pressure ranges of 100 - 10,000 PSI. Our product offering includes brass, nickel aluminum bronze, 316 stainless steel, and duplex stainless steel, and can be custom engineered to be utilized in a variety of applications.

Other considerations to take into account are Drive Selection, Inlet Design, and Mounting and Location. For more information please click on the corresponding link above.

Some benefits of proper system design are:

  • Improved Quality
  • Saves Time
  • Space Saving
  • Increased Efficiency
  • Long Service Life
  • Minimize Maintenance
  • Minimize Total Life Cycle Costs
  • Faster Return on Investment

Let Cat Pumps’ decades of experience assist you with your high pressure system design. Our application specialists, customer service representatives, and professional distributors are readily available to assist with your high-pressure system design.