Privacy Policy

Article 1 Information on Personal Data Collection

(1) The information provided below advises you regarding the collection of personal data when accessing our website. Personal data is all data that relates to you personally, e.g. name, address, email addresses, user behaviour.

(2) Responsible as per Art. 4 Para. 7 EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (GDPR) is

KSC Kraftwerks- Service Cottbus Anlagenbau GmbH
Im Kraftwerk Jänschwalde
03185 Peitz
Telephone: +49 (0) 35601 819 - 0

(see our site notice

You can contact our data protection officer - Ms Anja Schwager - at

DSKC Datenschutz- Arbeitssicherheit- Kompetenz- Center GmbH
Sielower Landstraße 68
03044 Cottbus
Telephone: +49 (0) 355 48679410

(3) When contacting us by email or a contact form, we store the data you supply (your email address, name and telephone number) in order to answer your questions. We delete the data collected in this context once its storage is no longer required or we limit processing in the event of a legal obligation to preserve records.

(4) We shall inform you below in detail about the respective processes in the event of us employing service providers for the provision of individual functions of our services or if we would like to use your data for advertising purposes. We shall also specify the set criteria of the storage period.

Article 2 Your Rights

(1) In line with Art. 13 Para. 2(b) GDPR, you have the following rights regarding your personal data:

– right to information,
– right to rectification or erasure,
– right to restriction of processing,
– right to object to processing,
– right to portability.

(2) You moreover have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority for data protection about the processing of your personal data by us.

Article 3 Collection of Personal Data When Accessing Our Website

(1) When using our website solely for information purposes, that is, if you do not register with us or transfer information to us otherwise, we shall collect only the personal data your browser conveys to our server. When accessing our website, we collect the following data that is technically required to display our website and guarantee its stability and safety (legal basis: Art. 6 Para. 1 (1) (f) GDPR):

– IP adress
– date and time of visit
– website making the request
– browser
– operating system and its interface
– browser software language and version.

(2) Our website uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored in the internet browser or, rather, by the browser on a user’s computer system. When a user opens a website, a cookie can be stored in the user’s operating system. This cookie contains a characteristic sequence of letters that enables the distinct identification of the browser when accessing the website again. We use cookies for the purpose of making our service more user friendly, effective and safer. Cookies moreover enable our systems to recognise your browser also after changing web pages and to offer you services. Some of our website’s functions cannot be provided without the use of cookies. To enable these functions, it is necessary to recognise the browser also after changing web pages.

We moreover use cookies for the purpose of analysing the search behaviour of visitors to our website.

Data processing takes place on the basis of § 15 (3) TMG (German Teleservices Act) and Art. 6 Para. 1 (f) GDPR for the safeguarding of legitimate interests in the above-mentioned purposes.
Technical provisions render your personal data that is collected in this way anonymous. It is therefore no longer possible to associate this data with you. This data is not stored together with your other personal data.
You have the right to object at any time to the processing of your personal data as per Art. 6 Para. 1 (f) on the basis of reasons resulting from your special circumstances.

Cookies are stored on your computer. You therefore have full control over the use of cookies. You can prevent the storage of cookies and transmission of data contained therein by selecting corresponding technical settings in your internet browser. Previously stored cookies can be deleted at any time. Please be aware, however, that you then may no longer be able to fully use all functions available on this website.
Follow the links provided below to find out how to manage (as well as delete) cookies in the most popular browsers:
Chrome browser:
Internet Explorer:
Mozilla Firefox:

Article 4 Use of Google Maps

(1) We use Google Maps services on this website. This enables us to display interactive maps directly on our website, providing you with ease of use of the map function.

(2) When accessing the website, Google receives the information that you accessed the corresponding page on our website. In addition, the data specified in Article 3 of this privacy policy is transmitted. This happens irrespective of whether Google provides a user account you are logged into or there is no user account. If you are logged into your Google account, your data will be directly correlated with your account. You need to log out of your account prior to activating the button if you want to avoid the association with your Google profile. Google stores your data as user profiles and uses these for advertising purposes, market research and/or demand-actuated design of its website. This analysis takes place (even for not logged in users) in particular for the provision of demand-actuated advertisements and to inform other users of the social network about your activity on our website. You have the right to object to the compilation of these user profiles; to exercise this right, you need to contact Google.

(3) Please see the provider’s privacy policy for further information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing by the plug-in provider. There you will find also further information regarding your corresponding rights and available settings for the protection of your privacy: Google processes your personal data also in the USA and has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield:

Article 5 Use of Web Fonts

(1) Our web pages use so-called web fonts provided by Google for the uniform display of fonts. When accessing a page, your browser loads the required web fonts in your browser storage to correctly display texts and fonts. To do so, your browser needs to contact the Google servers. This provides Google with the information that our website was accessed from your IP address. We use Google Web Fonts in the interest of providing a uniform and attractive presentation of our online service provision. This is a legitimate interest pursuant to Art. 6 Para. 1 (f) GDPR.

(2) If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font from your computer will be used instead. For more information on Google Web Fonts, please go to and the Google privacy policy:

(3) More information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing as well as further information about your corresponding rights and available settings for the protection of your privacy is available from: Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California 94043, USA and from the representative office in Europe Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland, Fax: +353 (1) 436 1001.

Article 6 Storage Period of Personal Data

The storage period of personal data follows the respective statutory retention period (e.g. retention periods according commercial and taxation law). After expiration of the retention period, the corresponding data will be routinely deleted, provided it is no longer required for the fulfilment or initiation of a contract and/or we have no further legitimate interest in its continued storage.