Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Business Acquisitions (Details 2)

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Business Acquisitions (Details 2) (Coperion Capital Gmb H [Member], USD $)
In Millions, unless otherwise specified
12 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2014
Acquired Finite-Lived Intangible Assets [Line Items]  
Business Combination, Recognized Identifiable Assets Acquired and Liabilities Assumed, Finite-Lived Intangibles $ 291.8
Trade Names [Member]
 
Acquired Finite-Lived Intangible Assets [Line Items]  
Business Combination, Recognized Identifiable Assets Acquired and Liabilities Assumed, Finite-Lived Intangibles 55.6
Customer Relationships [Member]
 
Acquired Finite-Lived Intangible Assets [Line Items]  
Business Combination, Recognized Identifiable Assets Acquired and Liabilities Assumed, Finite-Lived Intangibles 157.7
Acquired Finite-lived Intangible Assets, Weighted Average Useful Life 20 years
Technology, including patents
 
Acquired Finite-Lived Intangible Assets [Line Items]  
Business Combination, Recognized Identifiable Assets Acquired and Liabilities Assumed, Finite-Lived Intangibles 44.2
Acquired Finite-lived Intangible Assets, Weighted Average Useful Life 12 years
Order Or Production Backlog [Member]
 
Acquired Finite-Lived Intangible Assets [Line Items]  
Business Combination, Recognized Identifiable Assets Acquired and Liabilities Assumed, Finite-Lived Intangibles $ 34.3
Order Or Production Backlog [Member] | Maximum [Member]
 
Acquired Finite-Lived Intangible Assets [Line Items]  
Acquired Finite-lived Intangible Assets, Weighted Average Useful Life 1 year