Privacy Policy

Information About the Collection of Personal Data

(1) This Privacy Policy will inform you about the collection of personal data when using our website. Personal data means any data that can be used to identify you personally, e.g., your address, email addresses or user behavior.

(2) The controller under Art. 4(7) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is

Dipl.-Ing. Gunnar Jentsch
Lintorfer Eisengießerei GmbH
Rehhecke 83 - 87
40885 Ratingen

Wolfgang Schulz
Lintorfer Eisengießerei GmbH
Rehhecke 83 - 87
40885 Ratingen

(3) When contacting us by email or through our contact form, we will save the data you provide (your email address and, if applicable, your name and telephone number) to answer your inquiries. We will delete the data collected thereby when its storage is no longer required or will limit its processing if legal storage obligations apply.

(4) If we commission external service providers for individual functions of our offer or if we would like to use your data for marketing purposes, we will notify you below in detail about the respective processes. We will also state the respective storage duration criteria.

Your Rights

(1) You have the following rights against us regarding your personal data:

– Right to information,

– Right to rectification or erasure,

– Right to processing restriction,

– Right to object to processing,

– Right to data portability.

(2) You also have the right to submit complaints to data protection supervisory authorities about our processing of your personal data.

Collection of Personal Data When Visiting Our Website

(1) When merely using our website for informative purposes, i.e., if you do not register or otherwise transmit information to us, we will only collect the personal data transmitted to our server by your browser. If you would like to view our website, we will collect the following technically required data for displaying our website and ensuring stability and security (The legal basis is Art. 6(1) Sentence 1 Letter f of the GDPR):

– IP address,

– Time and date of request,

– Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT),

– Requested contents (specific page),

– Access status/HTTP status code,

– Volume of data transferred,

– Requesting website,

– Browser,

– Operating system and surface,

– Browser language and version.

(2) In addition to the above-stated data, cookies will be saved on your computer when using our website. Cookies are small text files saved on your hard disk by your browser and which provide the party installing the cookie (i.e., us) with certain information. Cookies cannot execute programs or transmit viruses onto your computer. Cookies are merely used to make our Internet offer more user-friendly.

(3) Use of Cookies:

a) This website uses the following types of cookies whose scope and functionality are explained as follows:

– Transient cookies (see b),

– Persistent cookies (see c).

b) Transient cookies are deleted automatically when you close your browser. Transient cookies especially include session cookies. Session cookies save so-called session IDs that allow various requests of your browser to be assigned to a joint session. This allows your computer to be recognized when you return to our website. Session cookies will be deleted when you log out or close your browser.

c) Persistent cookies will be deleted automatically after a set period which may differ for each cookie. You may delete cookies through your browser's security settings at any time.

d) You may configure your browser to, e.g., reject third-party or all cookies. However, please note that this may prevent you from using every function of this website.

Objections to or Withdrawal of Consent for the Processing of Your Data

(1) You may withdraw any consent you granted for the processing of your data at any time. However, such withdrawals will only affect the permissibility of the processing of your personal data after the withdrawal is declared.

(2) If the processing of your personal data is based on a weighing of interests, you may object to the processing. This is especially the case if the processing is not required for the fulfillment of a contract with you, which we will specify in the subsequent functional description. When declaring such withdrawals, please state the reasons for why we should no longer process your personal data as we have done before. If your objections are justified, we will review the matter and will either suspend or adjust the data processing or will explain our reasons for continuing the processing.

(3) You may object to the processing of your personal data for marketing and data analysis purposes at any time. You may submit your marketing objections to us at:

SSL Encryption

(1) For security reasons and to protect transmissions of confidential contents, e.g., your inquiries to the website operator, this page uses SSL encryptions. You may recognize an encrypted connection by the "http://" changing to "https://" or by the lock symbol on your browser's address bar. If SSL encryption is activated, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.

(2) Due to commercial and tax law regulations, we are required to save your address and your payment and order data for ten years. However, we will restrict the processing of this data after [two years], i.e., your data will only be used for adherence to legal requirements.

(3) To prevent unauthorized third-party access to your personal data, especially to your financial data, order processes are encrypted using TLS technology.

Google Maps

(1) This website features Google Maps. This allows us to display interactive maps and enables you to comfortably use the map function directly on our website.

(2) By visiting our website, Google will be notified that you accessed the respective sub-page of our website. The data specified in Section 3 of this Privacy Policy will also be transmitted. This will be done irrespective of whether Google provides user accounts to which you may be logged in. If you are logged in to Google, your data will be assigned directly to your account. If you do not want your data to be assigned to your Google profile, please log out before activating the button. Google will save your data as usage profiles which it uses for advertising, market research and/or need-based design purposes for its website. Such assessments are performed especially (even for users not logged in) to offer need-based advertisements and to inform other users of the social network about your activities on our website. You have the right to object to the creation of these usage profiles. However, such objections must be submitted to Google.

(3) For more information about the purpose and scope of data collected and processed by the plugin provider, please see Google's Privacy Policy which will also include additional information about your according rights and settings options for your privacy protection: Google also processes your personal data in the US and subjects itself to the EU-US Privacy Shield agreement,

Contacting Us

When contacting the provider (e.g., by contact form or email), the information provided by the user will be saved to answer the user's inquiry and for any subsequent questions.