History

1906

1906

John A. Hillenbrand purchased the Batesville Casket Company.

1929

1929

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

1971

1971

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

2008

2008

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

2010

2010

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

2011

2011

Hillenbrand acquired Rotex on September 1, 2011.

2012

2012

Hillenbrand acquired Coperion on December 1, 2012.

2013

2013

Hillenbrand announced the merger of K-Tron with Coperion

2015

2015

Hillenbrand acquired ABEL Pumps on October 2, 2015.

2016

2016

Hillenbrand acquired Red Valve on February 2, 2016.