GTS General Tubular Services GmbH is fully aware of the relevance of data protection issues on the internet and sees it as its task to protect your privacy on our websites. rig Solutions takes expedient measures to protect all information gained from our online visitors against unauthorized access and use. In addition, we regularly check our security measures or have them checked . We have drawn up the following guidelines which set out how we use the information we get from the visitors of our website:
What information is collected by GTS?
In general, you can visit GTS on the internet to access information; in doing so, you can stay anonymous without disclosing personal data. However, from time to time, we ask you to give us specific information (e.g. to give us your name and address) so that we have a better understanding of your motivations and can call your attention to new products that may be of interest to you. It may be the case that our web server logs the domain names; however, it does not log the e-mail addresses of the visitors to our website. We use the information to track who visits us in order to improve the content of our websites.
How does GTS protect your personal data?
On the forms you fill in to get in contact with us, you may be asked to submit sensitive information such as your e-mail address, your postal address or phone number. If this is the case, GTS takes all economically reasonable steps to establish a secure connection to your internet browser. Please note that our website has links to other websites not owned by GTS. Although we try to only link websites whose operators share our concern for customer privacy, we do not assume liability for their content or for their handling of data protection issues.
How can you update your personal data?
You can help us to ensure the correctness of your data by informing GTS about all changes regarding your postal address, your phone number or your e-mail address.
All personal data is principally treated as confidential. When collecting, processing and using data and individual information, we strictly respect the statutory regulations of the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG) and the German Telemedia Act (TMG).
At any time, you can object to the collection, processing or transmission of your data, including for marketing purposes, or you can revoke your consent by informing GTS – General Tubular Services GmbH, Hagebuttenstraße 4, 49424 Goldenstedt / Germany in writing.
Data protection statement for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google "). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies "; these are text files that are stored on your computer and permit the analysis of your use of the website by them. The information about your use of this website generated by the cookie will normally be transmitted to and stored by a Google server in the USA. However, in the event of the activation of the IP anonymization on this website, Google will shorten the IP address within the member states of the European Union or in other state parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area prior to doing so.
Only in exceptional cases, your complete IP address will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and will be shortened there. By order of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities and to provide the website operator with other services related to the use of the website and the use of the internet. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the context of Google Analytics will not be combined with other Google data.
You can adjust your browser software appropriately to prevent the storage of the cookies; however, we would like to make you aware of the fact that - if you do so - you might not be able to make full use of all the functions of this website. In addition, you can block Google 's collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (incl. your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by clicking on the following link: (http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de to download and install the available browser plugin.
You can block the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set that blocks the future collection of your data when visiting this website: Deactivate Google Analytics