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Training

Training Information
and Resources

How Cat Pumps Work

System Design

Whiteboard Sessions

Cat Pumps offers a variety of resources to help you gain a better understanding of general pumping principles and assist with system design. The links shown above will direct you to important information about How Cat Pumps Work, System Design, and Whiteboard Sessions videos.

The How Cat Pumps Work section features animated cut-a-ways and detailed descriptions of various positive displacement pumps we offer. This section includes:

  • Piston Pumps
  • Plunger Pumps
  • SF “Super-Flow” Pumps
  • Flushing Port Pumps


Our System Design section has resources to assist in system design from initial planning stages to final mounting and location. This section includes detailed information regarding:

  • Gathering Proper Application Information
  • Important Considerations When Selecting Your Pump
  • Drive Selection
  • Proper Inlet Design
  • Accessory Selection
  • Mounting & Location


The Whiteboard Sessions section features videos with our Engineering Manager discussing various topics related to your pump and pumping system:

  • Cavitation Causes and Effects
  • Pressure Override
  • Pulsation
  • Tank Design
  • Pump Rotation
  • Thermal Valves
  • Temperature
  • Nozzle Sizing and Styles