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Restructuring - Narrative (Details)

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Restructuring - Narrative (Details) (USD $)
In Millions, unless otherwise specified
3 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2014
Restructuring and Related Cost  
Restructuring reserve, current $ 1.2us-gaap_RestructuringReserveCurrent
Corporate  
Restructuring and Related Cost  
Restructuring charges 0.4us-gaap_RestructuringAndRelatedCostIncurredCost
/ us-gaap_ConsolidationItemsAxis
= us-gaap_CorporateNonSegmentMember
Batesville Services, Inc (Batesville)  
Restructuring and Related Cost  
Restructuring charges 1.9us-gaap_RestructuringAndRelatedCostIncurredCost
/ us-gaap_StatementBusinessSegmentsAxis
= hi_BatesvilleServicesIncMember
Process Equipment Group  
Restructuring and Related Cost  
Restructuring charges 0.3us-gaap_RestructuringAndRelatedCostIncurredCost
/ us-gaap_StatementBusinessSegmentsAxis
= hi_ProcessEquipmentGroupMember
Batesville  
Restructuring and Related Cost  
Restructuring charges $ 1.2us-gaap_RestructuringAndRelatedCostIncurredCost
/ us-gaap_StatementBusinessSegmentsAxis
= hi_BatesvilleSegmentMember