Data Privacy Notice

The protection of your personal data during your visit to our website is taken very seriously. In the following, you will be informed about the collection, processing and use of your personal data when using this website and the services offered thereon.

1. Information on personal data

(1) Personal data is individual data relating to a person or suited to refer to a person, e.g. name, postal address, telephone number, email address, bank details etc. Hence, personal data may link to a person’s identity.

2. Responsibility and contact information

(1) Service provider pursuant to Article § 13 German Telemedia Act (TMG) and responsible organization:

Buchholz Hydraulik GmbH, Wasserwerksweg 1-3, 24222 Schwentinental, Germany

(2) Responsible for the collection and processing of personal data on this website compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): managing board of

Buchholz Hydraulik GmbH, Wasserwerksweg 1-3, 24222 Schwentinental, Germany

(3) The data protection officer of the responsible organization may be contacted at

Vater Solution GmbH
Liebigstr. 26
24145 Kiel

3. Right of access, right to rectification, erasure, portability, revocation, objection, complaint

(1) You are entitled to request information, at any time, on the data saved by us as well as on its origin, the recipients or categories of recipients this data may have been passed on to, and to the purpose the data is saved for.

(2) You are entitled to rectification of any incorrect data related to you and, based on the conditions defined in the General Data Protection Regulation, you are entitled to erasure or restricted processing of data relating to you and/or you may object to its processing, e.g. for reasons relating to your particular situation.

(3) You are entitled to data portability, i.e. you have the right to receive the data relating to you and provided to us by you in a structured, common and machine-readable format.

(4) If you have consented to our processing of your personal data, you may revoke such consent at any time. Of course, this also applies to any declarations of consent given to us prior to 25 May 2018 (i.e. before GDPR took effect). Your consent may only be revoked for the future. The lawfulness of the processing will not become void due to retrospective revocation.

Please email your revocation notice to

(5) You may object, at any time, to the processing of your personal data according to Article 6 (1) e) (data processing carried out in the public interest) or f) (data processing for pursuing legitimate interests based on a weighing of interests), pursuant to Article 21 GDPR. If you object, the personal data will no longer be processed, unless there are compelling protective reasons for its processing which override the interests, rights and freedoms of the person concerned or if the processing serves to establish, exercise or defend legal claims.

Please email your objection notice to

(6) You have the right, at any time, to file a complaint with the responsible data protection authority of your federal state.

The address of our regulatory authority is:

Unabhängiges Landeszentrum für Datenschutz Schleswig-Holstein, Holstenstraße 98, 24103 Kiel,
Phone: +49 431 988-1200, Fax: +49 431 988-1223

5. Automated decision making

(1) Automated decision making is not applied here.

6. Storage of access data during your visit to this website

(1) Whenever our website is accessed, access data is saved in a log file on the server of our provider.

(2) This data set includes data related to the traffic, data to analyse the server system utilization and log data of the provider’s firewall.

(3) This data is collected for technical reasons. It is analysed exclusively for statistical purposes and without any link to individuals (traffic and site popularity). This data is not merged with other data sources.

This data is erased automatically after 3 months.

7. Collection of personal data when website is used for informational purposes

(1) If you use the website for informational purposes only, i.e. if you do not log in or register to use the website and if you do not give us any other information, we will not collect any personal data, except for the data mentioned at 6.2 which is transmitted by your browser to enable you to visit the website.

(2) No cookies are saved on your PC during your visit to the website.

8. Use of functions on our website

(1) Our website is meant to provide you with information only. It does not offer any additional functions where you have to enter personal data.

(2) No personal data will be stored, if you contact the responsible organization using the links available on the website.

9. Use of Google Maps

On this website Google Maps is integrated as iFrame. According to Google Maps, as from Google Maps API Version 3 no cookies are placed. The API integrated on this website is Version 4.8.

Moreover, fonts of Google Fonts are used. According to Google, this service does not place any cookies either.

The use of Google Maps complies with Google’s terms of use

and the additional terms of Google Maps

10. Current version

This Data Privacy Notice was issued on 02 May 2018. It is the current and valid version of our Data Privacy Notice.

Please note that from time to time this Data Privacy Notice may be revised due to actual or legal changes.


Liability for contents

The contents of our website have been compiled with utmost care. However, we cannot assume any liability for the correctness, completeness and topicality of these contents. According to Article 7 (1) TMG, as a service provider we are responsible for our own contents on this website pursuant to general law. Pursuant to Articles 8 to 10 TMG however, as a service provider we are not obliged to monitor any information of third parties which is transmitted or stored or investigate for indications of illegal action. Obligations to remove or block the use of information according to general law shall remain unaffected by this. Any such liability will, however, only be possible from the moment when we obtain knowledge of a specific violation of the law. Upon discovery of such infringements we will immediately remove these contents.

Liability for links

Our websites may contain links to external third-party websites whose contents are beyond our control. Therefore, we cannot assume any liability for such third-party contents. The liability for the contents of linked websites always lies with their providers or operators. The linked websites were checked for infringements when the links were established. No illegal contents were identified when linking the websites. However, we cannot reasonably be expected to permanently monitor the contents of the websites linked to ours without any specific indication that the law has been violated. We will immediately remove such links upon discovery of any infringement.