Rexnord Launches Digital Productivity Initiative for Industrial Customers

DiRXNTM accelerates digital
transformation of business model and customer productivity

MILWAUKEE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rexnord (NYSE:RXN) announces DiRXNTM (pronounced
“Direction”), its new digital productivity platform based on the
integration of innovative Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and
e-commerce technologies. With its leading portfolio of tools, products
and services, DiRXNTM connects customers to data and
information, allowing them to optimize productivity across all stages of
products’ lifecycles.

“Rexnord has been a vital part of industrial infrastructure for more
than 125 years,” said Kevin Zaba, President of Rexnord’s Process &
Motion Control platform. “We’re digitizing over a century of application
expertise and applying it to traditional tasks and problems allowing
customers to solve them in smarter, more efficient ways.”

DiRXNTM helps customers maximize production uptime and lower
maintenance costs when utilizing Rexnord products and services by
simplifying and accelerating the design, selection, order and re-order
of critical components. Examples of productivity enablers include:

  • Selector, configurator and drawing tools that use robust criteria and
    logic to quickly and accurately guide users to the right products for
    their needs.
  • An e-commerce center allowing users and partners to fill a shopping
    cart, view transaction history, and track orders in a streamlined
  • Remote connectivity delivering Rexnord’s extensive data on its
    installed base, quickly giving users time-critical and
    product-specific predictive maintenance information securely.
  • Mobile technology for users to quickly access product installation
    information and learning modules, as well as data for automatic alerts
    for reorder or service needs.
  • Connection of critical products to the IIoT to inform users of pending
    issues before occurrences that can cause unplanned downtime.

Rexnord developed the DiRXNTM platform after performing an
in-depth analysis of e-commerce platforms, IIoT technologies and
customer research to maximize user productivity gains and adoption. The
designs follow digital technology standards and use a common
infrastructure to ensure a consistent user experience.

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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 the Company can be found


Rexnord Commercial Marketing
Mike Miclot