History

1906

John A. Hillenbrand purchased the Batesville Casket Company.

1929

William A. Hillenbrand, John Hillenbrand's son, started Hill-Rom - a hospital furniture manufacturer.

1971

Hillenbrand Industries, composed of Batesville and Hill-Rom, went public.

2008

Hillenbrand, Inc. (parent company of Batesville Casket Company) began operation on April 1, 2008.

2010

Hillenbrand acquired K-Tron (which includes TerraSource Global) on April 1, 2010.

2011

Hillenbrand acquired Rotex on September 1, 2011.

2012

Hillenbrand acquired Coperion on December 1, 2012.

2013

Hillenbrand announced the merger of K-Tron with Coperion

2015

Hillenbrand acquired ABEL Pumps on October 2, 2015.

2016

Hillenbrand acquired Red Valve on February 2, 2016.