Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting our website. In the following statements we would like to inform you about the means, extent and purpose of our obtaining and using personal data and about our processing of them.

The information Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH stores about you

Every time you visit our internet sites, our servers automatically log information of a general nature, such as the IP address of your computer. Such information, however, contains no data of a personal nature.

Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH obtains and processes personal data in accordance with the purposes set out by the German TMG (Teleservices Act) and BDSG (Federal Data Protection Act). Here a distinction should be made between data required for the completion of the contract (inventory data) and data that is required for the provision of the service or settlement of accounts and that is not collected from the user (usage data).

Personal data is only collected when you provide it for the purposes of, for example, the placing of an order or registration for personalised services and agree to its being stored. It may thus be necessary to collect personal data in order to process your order, to provide services, to make our website more useful to you, to respond to your enquires, to provide you with assistance for technical problems or to contact you at your request.
It is possible that Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH collects data when you:

In such situations it may be necessary for you to provide us with the following information: name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, occupation, industry sector and transaction-related data such as preferences, customer number and other information necessary for the processing of your order, for provision of services or registration for services or for us to prepare quotations.

Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH uses your personal data solely for defined purposes

Your data is treated confidentially, and, also without your agreement, is stored and used only for the settlement of orders, for handling your enquiries or for other purposes as permitted by applicable law, such as:

Your personal data will only be used for promotional purposes, consultation or market research with your express agreement.

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 be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States .
By activation of the IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.
Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.
The IP-address, that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by 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. You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser:

When Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH passes your personal data to other parties

Your data may be passed to other departments, employees or contractual partners of Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH such as service providers or financial institutions that provide a service to Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH . In such cases Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH ensures that the information is used solely in relation to the services which the third party provides to Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH and that these are treated confidentially.

Furthermore, Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH will pass on your personal data only to the extent to which the applicable law allows when this requires the decision of a court or other authority, or to ensure that we are adhering to our legal regulations.

It is possible that we may pass personal information to other companies within our group outside the European Economic Area. You can find a list of these companies under Contacts worldwide .

Adapting to individual requirements

We employ a technology that allows us to present an individual offer to visitors to our website. Using this technology, does not automatically mean we know everything about you!

This information serves solely to optimise the use of the Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH website for you. Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH does not wish or intend to infringe your rights to data protection while you are using the Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH website.

Third-party sites

Please be aware that other websites, including any that can be called up from our site, e.g. via hyperlinks, may also collect personal data from you. Our privacy policy does not apply to the data protection practices of linked websites.

Secure transmission of your personal data

Please take a little time to find out in the following section how we protect your data and make online data transmission more secure. You would be well advised to also look at the steps that you can take yourself to increase your protection.

For the transmission of sensitive and critical information such as your personal data on the website and in the online shop, Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH uses the standardised Secure FTP (Secure File Transfer Protocol) technology.

Your rights

You may revoke your consent concerning Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH , with effectiveness for the future, at any time. You are entitled to obtain information on stored data that relates to your person or pseudonym at any time. Such information about your data will be provided by our commissioner for data protection by sending an email or by writing to following address:

Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH
Langenalber Straße 96-100
75334 Straubenhardt

United Kingdom:
Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH / Schroff UK Ltd.
Unit 4, Grovelands Business Centre
Boundary Way
Hemel Hempstead,
Hertfordshire HP2 7TE

Pentair Technical Solutions SAS
Z.I. 4, rue du Marais
67660 Betschdorf

Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH / Schroff Scandinavia AB
Flygfältsgatan 11
12821 Skarpn�ck

Pentair Technical Solutions GmbH / Schroff S.r.l.
Via Brughiera 1
20010 Pregnana Milanese (MI)


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