data privacy

Data Protection Notification

The following is to notify you of the nature, extent and purpose of the collection and use of personal data pursuant to Section 13 (1) TMG (German Telemedia Act).

General

 When you retrieve our websites, specific data is collected and used automatically. Due to the nature of the Internet, such data will be inevitably processed on a large number of servers until your request reaches our web server; data may thus also be collected and processed in “third countries” (as the US). This process cannot be influenced by our company.

Data Protection Officer purs. to Art. 37(7) GDPR

alimex GmbH Precision in Aluminium has appointed the following data protection officer:

SecureDataService

Grad. Eng. (UoAS) Nicholas Vollmer

Priorstraße 63

41189 Mönchengladbach

Germany

Telephone: +49 (0)2166/965233-0

Telefax:       +49 (0)2166/965233-9

E-mail: datenschutzbeauftragter.alimex@securedataservice.de

Retrieval of Website Information

The following data is collected, used in your interests to provide websites (“surfing”), and retained in the form of log files for a limited period in order to analyse any technical issues.

date and time (time of your retrieval of contents of our online presence)

IP address (collection of the IP address is required to ensure that the web server can send the desired contents to you)

the requested data (the actual contents you want to retrieve)

the port used by you to request the data (this information is automatically provided by your browser, with this port providing you with the desired contents)

the referring website (some browsers also send the URL of the previously used website upon each retrieval)

the name of the browser used by you to access our online presence (this information is automatically provided by your browser, but we may use this information to ensure that contents can be perfectly displayed)

the retrieval status (this information helps us to establish whether the desired content exists and had been successfully provided to you)

miscellaneous (for the sake of completeness, it should be mentioned that your browser might still send further information to our website, which cannot be influenced by us; this data is likewise stored in the aforementioned log files)

cookies (small text files stored by your browser on your hard drive; this data serves -to control multimedia contents on our online presence)

Usage Statistics

 Usage statistics are compiled to optimise our online presence. This enables us, for example, to establish what contents of our online presence are particularly well-visited. Such statistics to generally not contain personal data.

Google Analytics

 This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service of Google Inc. (“Google“). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, i.e. text files stored on your computer and allowing to analyse your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the US and stored there. If IP anonymisation is enabled on this website, however, your IP address will be shortened by Google within EU member states or in other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area beforehand. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the US and shortened there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website to analyse your use of the website, to compile reports about the website activities and to render further services associated with the use of this website and of the Internet vis-à-vis the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be amalgamated with other data from Google. You can prevent the storage of such cookies by setting your browser software accordingly. Please note, however, that you might not be able to use all functions of this website to the fullest extent in this case. You can also prevent the acquisition of the data generated by the cookie and related to your website use (incl. your IP address) by Google as well as the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB).

Search Function

You can search for keywords on our online presence. Your search request will not be stored on our web server, but will be available on our online presence only during your visit.