News | February 12, 2018

Rexnord Corporation Completes Centa Power Transmission Acquisition


Rexnord Corporation (NYSE: RXN) announced today that it successfully closed on the previously announced acquisition of Centa Power Transmission (Centa Antriebe Kirschey GmbH).

Centa is a producer of highly-engineered flexible couplings and shaft lines for industrial and marine applications, for power generation and rail applications. Centa’s couplings are primarily used for diesel-driven applications where the couplings dampen the torsional vibrations of the engine. Headquartered in Haan, Germany, Centa has been engaging in solving complex drive train and torsional vibration challenges since 1970. Further information on Centa is available at

About Rexnord

Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Rexnord is comprised of two strategic platforms, Process & Motion Control and Water Management, with approximately 8,000 employees worldwide. The Process & Motion Control platform designs, manufactures, markets and services specified, highly engineered mechanical components used within complex systems. The Water Management platform designs, procures, manufactures and markets products that provide and enhance water quality, safety, flow control and conservation. Additional information about Rexnord can be found at

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