To protect your personal data is an important topic for us. Data Controller in terms of the Federal Data Protection Law (FDPL) is:
Vallourec Deutschland GmbH (hereinafter called “Company”)
40472 Düsseldorf, Germany
You can use the Website without registration or login. However, services offered on this Website can only be accessed after registration or login. When you visit the Website, the Company’s web server collects general technical information for operation of the site, specifically about the software and hardware you use, the IP address of your computer, which pages you visit, and the specific time and duration of your visit. These data are stored without personal reference to you and are used to compile (annual) statistical information (such as visitor numbers, download numbers) about the use of this website in order to improve the website.
COLLECTION AND USE OF DATA
The Company conducts analyses of user behavior on its webpages. The results are used to ensure continual improvement of the services we offer. All analyses use pseudonymised data, which means that none can be traced to an individual user.
USE OF PERSONAL DATA
The Company will not pass on, sell or lease your personal data to third parties. On agreement, the Company will contact you with news of products or services offered. Your personal data are used only for the purpose of providing you with the required products or services. Personal data will not be used for any other purpose without your consent or unless required by law. Finally, for instance within the framework of an extended registration or via the contact fields, the user can voluntarily provide additional data in forms.
www.allaboutcookies.org or at
http://www.aboutcookies.org. It gives you the option to allow or disallow cookies from a specific provider – simply follow the information and instructions.
This site uses a third-party tracking analytics tool (Google Analytics) to capture clickthrough statistics. In doing so, your computer's IP address may be collected and transferred to countries such as the United States. By accessing or using this website, you expressly agree to this collection and transfer. In view of the debate on the use of analysis tools with complete IP addresses, we would like to point out that this website uses Google Analytics with the extension “_anonymizeIp()” and therefore IP addresses are only further processed in shortened form, in order to rule out the possibility of them being directly attributable to persons.
You may, however, modify your browser settings for cookies to suit your individual preferences. Declining cookies may mean though that you will not be able to fully experience the interactive features of this Website. By accessing or using this website, you expressly agree to the collection and transfer of the data, based on the described purposes.
You will find further information about this at
http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de or at
http://www.google.com/intl/de/analytics/privacyoverview.html (General Information on Google Analytics and Data Protection).
It must be noted that personally identifiable data, which the user directly forwards in chats, forums or other public communication programs, can possibly be collected and used by other people.
The Company is committed to protecting the privacy of each user. It regularly updates its technical and organizational security measures to protect the data provided. These measures are implemented to prevent unauthorized access, illegal deletion or manipulation, and accidental loss of the data to the best possible extent.
CONTROL OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA
You have the right to withdraw your consent to storage of your personal data at any point either in writing or by e-mail. You may also at any time withdraw your agreement to the Company collecting and storing any other optional data provided. Please contact:
Vallourec Deutschland GmbH
40472 Düsseldorf, Germany
Alternatively, to the specific Email address mentioned, as the case may be:
RIGHT OF INFORMATION
At your request, the Company will inform you whether and which personal data on your person or your pseudonym have been stored. Incorrect data will be corrected by the Company as notified.
AMENDMENTS TO THE DATA PRIVACY STATEMENT