Privacy statement

Ferrostaal Trading GmbH, Palmaille 67, 22676 Hamburg, Germany ("Ferrostaal") undertakes to ensure unrestricted confidentiality and data protection in the handling of personal data collected by Ferrostaal when using this website. We comply with all applicable laws when collecting and/or processing such personal data. Please note that the pages of our website contain links to websites of other providers. These providers are not bound by our data protection and data security guidelines.

Personal data

When you visit our website, we or our service providers collect and store certain personal data, i.e. individual details about your personal or factual circumstances.

Use of personal data

We use your personal data only for the provision of our website and for other purposes which are listed below or for which you give us your consent. A transfer to third parties only takes place within the framework described. Personal data will only be transferred to government institutions or authorities in accordance with the applicable laws.

Your personal data will only be used and/or processed in countries outside the EU and the EEA if we expressly point this out.

In principle, you can use our services pseudonymously. Only in certain exceptional cases, such as when filling out the contact form, will personal data be used.

If you use our contact form, we will use your e-mail address and the data you enter in the contact form to contact you.

In order to communicate with you, we collect and process the IP address under which you access our services.


Ferrostaal uses cookies on this website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and enable easier navigation on the website and analysis of your use of the website; these cookies only store a number and no personal data such as your name or e-mail address. On the basis of the knowledge gained, we improve the design of our Internet presence in order to be able to optimally meet the needs of our visitors. The cookies are deleted at the end of a user session, but within 24 hours at the latest; you can technically prevent the use of cookies in your browser settings.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. "("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will generally be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA where it will be shortened. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics is not combined with other data from Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

User profiles and right of objection

We use your data in pseudonymised form, e.g. no clear names or email addresses, in the context of the use of our service for advertising purposes, market research and in particular for the demand-oriented design of our website. For this purpose we can create user profiles by using pseudonyms. For example, we collect pseudonymously the addresses of our Internet pages that you call up as well as the time of access to our offer. In addition, we collect the name of your Internet service provider and the Internet address from which you access our website. You can object to this profiling at any time by sending an email to dataprotection(at) In this case we will delete your personal data unless we are obliged to store it. In this case we will block your data.


If you have given us consent for the use of your personal data, you can revoke this consent at any time with effect for the future.

Right to information

Upon your request, we will provide you with information about the data stored about you or your pseudonym. We will also provide you with this information electronically if you so wish. If data stored with us is incorrect, we will correct it.

Retention period

If we are not required to retain your personal data, we will delete it if it is no longer needed for the purpose for which it was collected; data collected for the use of the website will be deleted after the services have been terminated. If we are obliged to store the stored data, we block the data concerned.

Data security

Ferrostaal uses technical and organisational security measures to protect collected data from accidental or deliberate manipulation, destruction, loss or unauthorised use. Our security measures, e.g. encryption, are continuously adapted to the state of the art. In addition, all our employees are obliged to comply with data protection and our internal code of conduct.

Contact persons

 If you have any questions about the use or processing of your personal data, would like further information in this regard or have any recommendations, complaints or critical remarks to make, please contact us:

Data protection officer

Ferrostaal Equipment Solutions GmbH
Palmaille 67
22767 Hamburg

Phone: +49 40 38022 7400