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Privacy Statement of Digitalization for Utilities GmbH

The operators of these pages take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

Personal data is collected by us only if you actively contact us directly, eg. by Email. In addition, personal information will only be stored if you provide it yourself, e.g. as part of a registration, survey or contract.

All personal data collected in this context will be collected, processed and used in accordance with the respectively applicable regulations for the protection of personal data, only for the purpose of contract execution and for safeguarding legitimate own business interests with regard to the advice and support of our customers.

Our employees are required to maintain confidentiality about personal data. A transfer of this data to third parties only takes place if this is necessary for the fulfillment of the contract. Such third parties are also according to agreements. the data protection law requirements for the observance of the data protection of the users obligated.

Please note that data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating by e-mail) may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.

Information about the responsible person acc. Article 4 (7) GDPR:

"Responsible" acc. Article 4 (7) of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (DS-GVO) is the natural or legal person, public authority, body or other body which, alone or in concert with others, decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data.

Responsible acc. Art 4 para. 7 DSGVO for data processing on this website is:
Digitalization for Utilities GmbH
represented by its Managing directors Mr. Matthias Niederprüm and Mr. Udo Schmidt
Goltsteinstraße 30-31
40211 Düsseldorf
Telephone: (+49) 177 4726469
Fax: (+49) 211 946841313

Your rights
You have the following rights with respect to the personal data concerning you:
a) Right to information
b) Right to rectification or erasure
c) Right to restriction of processing
d) Right to object to the processing

You have the right to obtain information about your stored personal data, their origin and recipients as well as the purpose of the data processing at any time without charge. Possibly. You are entitled to rectification, blocking or deletion of such data, as well as a right of restriction of processing and a right of opposition to processing.

e) Data transferability

You also have the right to have data that we process in compliance with a contract based on your consent automatically distributed to you or to a third party in a structured, common and machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another person in charge, this will only take place as far as technically feasible.

Revocation of your consent to data processing

Some data processing operations are only possible if you have previously given your explicit consent. You can revoke any consent already granted by you at any time. All you need to do is inform us by E-mail: Your revocation does not affect the legality of the data processing until revocation.

To the above rights and to all other questions about personal data you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.

f) Right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority

In addition, in the event of a breach of data protection law, the person concerned has the right of appeal to the competent supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority in matters of data protection law is the State Data Protection Officer of the Federal State in which our company is based:

die Landesbeauftragte für Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit Nordrhein-Westfalen
Kavalleriestraße 2-4
40213 Düsseldorf
Telephone: (+49) 211 38424-0

SSL or TLS encryption

Our site uses for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as. Requests that you send to us as a site operator, an SSL or. TLS encryption. An encrypted connection is recognizable to you by the fact that the address line of your browser changes from "http: //" to "https: //" and to the lock symbol in your browser line. If SSL or TLS encryption is enabled, third parties will not be able to read the data you submit to us during the submission process.

Data collection on our website

The internet pages partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are used to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and stored by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and cookies only in individual cases allow, the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally exclude and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Google Maps

This site uses the mapping service Google Maps via an API. Provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. To use the features of Google Maps, it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is usually transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. The provider of this page has no influence on this data transfer.

The use of Google Maps is for the sake of an appealing presentation of our online offers and an easy finding of the places we specify on the website. This constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO.

For more information on how to handle user data, please refer to the Google Privacy Policy:


We use external hosting services with a corresponding provider. These provide the following services: infrastructure and platform services, computing capacity, disk space and database services, collateral and technical maintenance services we use to operate our website.

As part of this, our or our hosting provider processes stock data, contact data, content data, contract data, usage data, meta and communication data of customers, interested parties and visitors to our online offer. The legal basis for this is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO i.V.m. Art. 28 DSGVO (conclusion of contract processing contract). The efficient and secure provision of our website constitutes a legitimate interest within the meaning of this standard. We have entered into an appropriate order processing contract with our hosting provider.

Server log files
The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
  • Browser Type / Browser Version
  • Used operating system
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request

These data can not be assigned to specific persons. There is no merge of this data with other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively, if we become aware of specific indications for illegal use.

Contradiction advertising emails

The use of contact data published in the context of the imprint obligation for the purpose of sending unsolicited advertising and information materials is hereby rejected. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as spam e-mails.

Updating and changing this privacy policy
The above privacy policy is currently valid and has the status: May 2019.