Privacy Declaration

Thank you for your visit on of Kiefer Klimatechnik GmbH. We are aware that data privacy provisions are usually not particularly exciting to read. However, in your own interest you should read the following provisions carefully - after all, it is important to explain to you which data we collect from you, store and are permitted to use.

Subject Matter of Data Privacy
The subject-matter of data privacy is personal data. According to Art. 4 GDPR of the General Data Protection Regulation, personal data means any information concerning the personal or material circumstances of an identified or identifiable individual. This includes, for example, information such as your name, postal address, e-mail address and telephone number, as well as usage data such as your IP address or the written notices, you have send us by the contact form.

Scope and Purpose of Data Collection and Storage
We would now like to explain to you the scope of data collection and storage as well as the use of such data and the purpose of an individual collection of data.

Personal Data
In principle this website can be used without providing personal data. Unless you take the view that an IP address always constitutes personal data. In this respect we have to inform you that we collect and store IP addresses within the confines of Art. 6 (1)b GDPR,  in order to enable you technically to use the website. Otherwise we are unable you make the web services available to you. However, if you contact us by e-mail, use a contact form, or order information materials, you also have to provide personal data so that we can offer the relevant services to you.

Establishing Contact by e-Mail
If you wish to contact us by e-mail, then you at least have to provide the following personal data:
    your e-mail address
    your first name and surname
    your telephone number should you require us to call back.
    We use this data  in order to process your query and to consult you subsequently regarding it.

Ordering Printed Information
You have to provide the following personal data to us during the ordering process of brochures and catalogues:
    your e-mail address
    your first name and surname
    your telephone number should you require us to call back.
    your postal address for dispatch of the samples ordered
We use this data in order to process your query and consult you subsequently regarding it.

Other Collection of Data
Please read the information we provide on external services.

Purpose-Bound Use of Data, Communication of Data
We observe the principle of the purpose-bound, propororationally use of data and data minimization. We collect, store and use the above-mentioned data solely for the purposes mentioned above and for the purposes mentioned below. This means that we collect, store and use the data in order to offer optimize our performance and services for you. Our Website is hosted by an external hosting provider without this service we weren't unable to offer you the website services. Of course, our service providers are bound by order processing contracts according to Art. 28 GDPR and by a non-disclosure agreement for IT service providers.
Your personal data will not be communicated to third parties outside the framework described herein without your express consent. We will provide the data to official institutions and the authorities entitled to require information solely within the bounds of the statutory obligations to provide information or if a court decision imposes a corresponding obligation on us.

In order to fulfil our data protection obligations, we use a cookie banner of the provider Cookiebot. Cookiebot is a self-service cloud service provided by the company Cybot, Havnegade 39, 1058 Copenhagen, Denmark. When you visit our website, your cookie preferences are requested via a banner. Cookiebot then sets a cookie in which data on consents given or revoked are stored, runtimes and versions, domain and path of the website accessed a randomly generated ID. The data processing is carried out on the basis of our overwhelmingly justified interest in data processing on our website in conformity with data protection regulations in accordance with Art. Abs. 1 f) DSGVO.



External Services - Google Analytics
Google Analytics is incorporated into our website. We would like to provide the following explanation about the incorporation and functions of this service.Google Analytics is a web analysis service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (hereinafter: Google). Google Analytics is a web analysis tool with the aid of which the interaction of visitors with the online platform is analyzed so that the online platform can be further improved for you. Google Analytics also uses cookies (text files stored on your computer which enable your use of the website to be analyzed). The information generated by the cookie regarding your use of the online platform is generally transferred to and stored on a Google server in the USA. The information stored by the Google Analytics cookies includes the date and time of the visit to the online platform, the frequency of visits to the online platform, and from where the visitor arrived at the online platform. In order to determine the latter, Google first records the user’s IP address. However, we have activated the IP anonymization on our online platform . Hence, within the EU Member States and in other EEA Contracting States your IP address is abbreviated by Google before being communicated to the USA. In exceptional cases the full IP address is communicated to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. At our request Google uses the above-mentioned information to analyze your use of the website, to compile reports about website activities and to provide further services to the website provider relating to website and internet use. The IP address communicated by your browser within the context of Google Analytics is not combined with other data by Google.You can prevent the storage of cookies by Google Analytics through a corresponding setting in your browser software (“private mode” - to be found in the settings of most browsers); however, once again it is important to note that if you do so you will be unable to user all functions of the website. You can also prevent the tracking of the data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website and the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in from Google available under the following link: Kiefer shall not be liable for any damage resulting from this installation.
Further information on data privacy protection with regard to Google Analytics can be obtained directly from Google.
Using Google Tag Manager: Google Tag Manager is a solution that allows marketers to manage website tags through a single interface. The Tag Manager tool itself (which implements the tags) is a cookie-free domain and does not collect any personal information. The tool triggers other tags that may themselves collect data. Google Tag Manager does not access this data. If deactivation has been made at the domain or cookie level, it will persist for all tracking tags implemented with Google Tag Manager.

Our website uses plugins from Google's YouTube site.  This website is operated by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.
If you visit one of our pages equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection to the YouTube servers is established. The YouTube server is informed which of our pages you have visited.
If you are logged into your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to associate your surfing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
The use of YouTube is in the interest of an appealing presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.
For more information on how we treat user data, please see YouTube's privacy policy

Monotype Web Fonts
This site uses Web fonts provided by Monotype to uniformly display fonts. When you call up a page, your browser loads the required Web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly. For this purpose, the browser you are using must connect to Montoype's servers.  This will let Monotype know that your IP address has been used to access our website. The use of Montoype Web Fonts is in the interest of a uniform and appealing presentation of our online offers. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR. If your browser does not support web fonts, a default font is used by your computer. More information about Montotype Web Fonts can be found in the privacy policy at

Rights to Information, Revocation and Deletion
You may obtain information about the data stored via our website at any time, free of charge, without stating any reasons. You may object to the use of your data according Art. 21 GDPR at any time and may revoke the consent granted at the time of registration to the use of your data. You may also cause the data collected and stored by us to be corrected, blocked or deleted at any time. We point out explicitly that we may be under a legal obligation to continue to store data, in which case it can only be blocked. Please do not hesitate to contact the following e-mail address subject "data privacy" in order to exercise the above rights:

Person in charge
The person responsible for the data processing is Kiefer Klimatechnik GmbH, all contact data can be found in the imprint.

Kiefer Klimatechnik GmbH

Kiefer Klimatechnik GmbH is a leading company in the field of ventilation, air handling and air conditioning technology. Our range of services includes consulting, planning and execution of systems for thermal comfort and industrial air conditioning, as well as the associated installation and maintenance. For more than three decades, Kiefer has also been selling high grade ventilation components worldwide, such as linear diffusers, wall passages, displacement outlets, light and acoustic sails, chilled ceiling panels and concrete core cooling systems, developed in the company's own laboratories.

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