Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Condensed Consolidating Information - Consolidating balance sheet (Details)

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Condensed Consolidating Information - Consolidating balance sheet (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Millions
Jun. 30, 2017
Sep. 30, 2016
Jun. 30, 2016
Sep. 30, 2015
ASSETS        
Cash and cash equivalents $ 71.5 $ 52.0 $ 47.6 $ 48.3
Trade receivables, net 188.2 205.0    
Unbilled receivables from long-term manufacturing contracts 144.3 125.8    
Inventories 159.3 153.1    
Deferred income taxes 0.0 23.9    
Prepaid expense 26.8 18.2    
Other current assets 19.4 22.3    
Total current assets 609.5 600.3    
Property, plant, and equipment, net 147.6 152.5    
Intangible assets, net 524.3 541.5    
Goodwill 639.1 634.3    
Other assets 33.6 31.1    
Total Assets 1,954.1 1,959.7    
LIABILITIES        
Trade accounts payable 141.7 135.7    
Liabilities from long-term manufacturing contracts and advances 97.9 78.6    
Current portion of long-term debt 16.9 13.8    
Accrued compensation 63.2 57.3    
Deferred income taxes 0.0 22.8    
Other current liabilities 118.0 125.5    
Total current liabilities 437.7 433.7    
Long-term debt 578.4 595.1    
Accrued pension and postretirement healthcare 137.4 232.7    
Deferred income taxes 61.6 22.6    
Other long-term liabilities 28.1 29.4    
Total Liabilities 1,243.2 1,313.5    
Hillenbrand Shareholders’ Equity 696.1 632.3    
Stockholders' Equity Attributable to Parent [Abstract]        
Noncontrolling interests 14.8 13.9    
Total Shareholders’ Equity 710.9 646.2    
Total Liabilities and Equity 1,954.1 1,959.7    
Reportable legal entities | Parent        
ASSETS        
Cash and cash equivalents 0.1 4.4 0.1 0.3
Deferred income taxes 0.0 1.6    
Prepaid expense 3.1 2.2    
Intercompany receivables 0.0 0.0    
Other current assets 0.4 4.6    
Total current assets 3.6 12.8    
Property, plant, and equipment, net 4.1 4.9    
Intangible assets, net 3.8 4.1    
Investment in consolidated subsidiaries 2,209.1 2,143.4    
Other assets 18.7 18.9    
Total Assets 2,239.3 2,184.1    
LIABILITIES        
Trade accounts payable 0.5 0.4    
Current portion of long-term debt 16.9 13.5    
Accrued compensation 5.9 4.7    
Intercompany payables 1,074.5 1,098.8    
Other current liabilities 14.0 13.9    
Total current liabilities 1,111.8 1,131.3    
Long-term debt 429.4 416.6    
Accrued pension and postretirement healthcare 1.1 1.1    
Deferred income taxes 0.0 0.0    
Other long-term liabilities 0.9 2.8    
Total Liabilities 1,543.2 1,551.8    
Hillenbrand Shareholders’ Equity 696.1 632.3    
Stockholders' Equity Attributable to Parent [Abstract]        
Total Shareholders’ Equity 696.1 632.3    
Total Liabilities and Equity 2,239.3 2,184.1    
Reportable legal entities | Guarantors        
ASSETS        
Cash and cash equivalents 6.3 5.6 10.7 7.1
Trade receivables, net 111.7 120.6    
Unbilled receivables from long-term manufacturing contracts 5.1 10.6    
Inventories 72.2 69.8    
Deferred income taxes 0.0 17.4    
Prepaid expense 9.8 6.5    
Intercompany receivables 984.4 1,003.1    
Other current assets 1.5 1.5    
Total current assets 1,191.0 1,235.1    
Property, plant, and equipment, net 63.8 65.7    
Intangible assets, net 214.9 220.4    
Goodwill 283.9 271.8    
Investment in consolidated subsidiaries 664.1 820.2    
Other assets 22.5 22.7    
Total Assets 2,440.2 2,635.9    
LIABILITIES        
Trade accounts payable 34.0 28.4    
Liabilities from long-term manufacturing contracts and advances 27.2 14.0    
Accrued compensation 18.9 17.3    
Deferred income taxes   0.0    
Intercompany payables 3.7 4.5    
Other current liabilities 38.8 39.8    
Total current liabilities 122.6 104.0    
Accrued pension and postretirement healthcare 33.3 127.0    
Deferred income taxes 22.4 5.8    
Other long-term liabilities 16.9 16.3    
Total Liabilities 195.2 253.1    
Hillenbrand Shareholders’ Equity 2,245.0 2,382.8    
Stockholders' Equity Attributable to Parent [Abstract]        
Total Shareholders’ Equity 2,245.0 2,382.8    
Total Liabilities and Equity 2,440.2 2,635.9    
Reportable legal entities | Non-Guarantors        
ASSETS        
Cash and cash equivalents 65.1 42.0 $ 36.8 $ 40.9
Trade receivables, net 76.5 84.4    
Unbilled receivables from long-term manufacturing contracts 139.2 115.2    
Inventories 89.7 86.1    
Deferred income taxes 0.0 0.0    
Prepaid expense 13.9 9.5    
Intercompany receivables 91.2 97.4    
Other current assets 17.3 15.9    
Total current assets 492.9 450.5    
Property, plant, and equipment, net 79.7 81.9    
Intangible assets, net 305.6 317.0    
Goodwill 355.2 362.5    
Other assets 3.7 0.8    
Total Assets 1,237.1 1,212.7    
LIABILITIES        
Trade accounts payable 107.2 106.9    
Liabilities from long-term manufacturing contracts and advances 70.7 64.6    
Current portion of long-term debt 0.0 0.3    
Accrued compensation 38.4 35.3    
Deferred income taxes 0.0 18.1    
Other current liabilities 65.0 71.6    
Total current liabilities 281.3 296.8    
Long-term debt 149.0 178.5    
Accrued pension and postretirement healthcare 103.0 104.6    
Deferred income taxes 50.5 27.8    
Other long-term liabilities 10.3 10.3    
Total Liabilities 594.1 618.0    
Hillenbrand Shareholders’ Equity 628.2 580.8    
Stockholders' Equity Attributable to Parent [Abstract]        
Noncontrolling interests 14.8 13.9    
Total Shareholders’ Equity 643.0 594.7    
Total Liabilities and Equity 1,237.1 1,212.7    
Consolidation, Eliminations [Member]        
ASSETS        
Inventories (2.6) (2.8)    
Deferred income taxes   4.9    
Intercompany receivables (1,075.6) (1,100.5)    
Other current assets 0.2 0.3    
Total current assets (1,078.0) (1,098.1)    
Investment in consolidated subsidiaries (2,873.2) (2,963.6)    
Other assets (11.3) (11.3)    
Total Assets (3,962.5) (4,073.0)    
LIABILITIES        
Trade accounts payable 0.0 0.0    
Deferred income taxes   4.7    
Intercompany payables (1,078.2) (1,103.3)    
Other current liabilities 0.2 0.2    
Total current liabilities (1,078.0) (1,098.4)    
Deferred income taxes (11.3) (11.0)    
Other long-term liabilities 0.0      
Total Liabilities (1,089.3) (1,109.4)    
Hillenbrand Shareholders’ Equity (2,873.2) (2,963.6)    
Stockholders' Equity Attributable to Parent [Abstract]        
Total Shareholders’ Equity (2,873.2) (2,963.6)    
Total Liabilities and Equity $ (3,962.5) $ (4,073.0)