Hirschmann MCS
Mobile Machine Control Solutions

Data privacy statementin accordance with § 5 of the German tele-media law

Data privacy statement

Data privacy

The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information.  Insofar as personal data are collected on our site (e.g. name, address or e-mail addresses), then this will be on a preferably voluntary basis. No personal data will be forwarded to any third parties without your express consent. We draw your attention to the fact that data transmission over the internet (e.g. when communicating by e-mail) may involve gaps in security. It is not possible to protect such data completely against access by third parties. 

We hereby expressly prohibit the use of the contact data published as part of our duty to publish an imprint for the purpose of sending us any advertising or informational materials that we have not expressly requested.  The operators of the websites expressly reserve the right to pursue legal steps in the event of unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as through spam mails.

Information, deletion, blocking

You always have the right to consult, free of charge, your personal information recorded by us, its origin and recipient and the purpose of data processing as well as a right to correction, deletion of blocking those data. If you have any further questions concerning personal data please do not hesitate to contact us on the address of the website operator, which is indicated in the imprint.


Hirschmann Automation and Control GmbH offers you the opportunity to regularly receive email newsletters. To subscribe, please give us the email address that you want the newsletters to be sent to and provide your consent as follows:

Yes, I would like to receive the CONTROL unlimited newsletter. I have read and consent to your data policy statement. For your own protection, your data will be transmitted with SSL encoding.

How to Unsubscribe:

You can unsubscribe by using a link that is included in every newsletter issue. If you choose to cancel your subscription, your data will be deleted from the newsletter subscriber database and you will no longer receive any newsletters.


We use the so-called double opt-in method for obtaining your consent. In other words, we will not start sending you newsletters until you have confirmed your subscription by clicking a link contained in an email sent to you for this purpose. Our intention here is to make sure that you are in fact the owner of the provided email address and have therefore subscribed to the newsletter yourself. You must provide this confirmation right away after receiving the email or else your subscription will be automatically deleted from our database.

It is not possible to send any newsletters to you unless you first provide us with your email address and consent. After that, we will personally address you using the first and last names and salutation that you have provided.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of the Google Inc. („Google“). Google Analytics uses so-called „Cookies“, text files which are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this website will be passed on to a Google server in the USA and saved there. In case of activation of the IP anonymization on this website, your IP-address is previously abbreviated by Google in member states of the European union or in other states party to the agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the complete IP address is transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. Under the authority of the operator of this website Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to produce reports on website activities, and to provide other services related to the use of the website and of the internet. The IP address on your browser which is transferred via Google Analytics is not merged with other data from Google. You can prevent the storage of the cookies by corresponding setting of your browser software. But we point out, that if you do so, you might not be able to make full use of all the functions on this website. Furthermore you can prevent storage of the cookies and use of the data (including your IP address) as well as data processing by Google, by downloading and installing the Browser-Plugin which is available on the following link: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout


Lead Forensics

Technology of Lead Forensics Limited is used to capture, process and store data on website visitors in order to identify and statistically evaluate organisations interested in our products and services. Visitors’ IP addresses are identified based on these data only if it can be reliably established that they are acting on behalf of a business and not as private individuals. Lead Forensics does not require the use of cookie technology. Data captured by Lead Forensics Limited on companies may also contain personal data. Lead Forensics Limited can use information left behind by website visits to create anonymized utilization profiles. To the extent that IP addresses are captured, these are immediately anonymized by deleting their last group of digits. Permission for Lead Forensics Limited to capture and store of data for this website can be denied at any time with indefinite effect.


On our site we use components of the network LinkedIn. LinkedIn is a service from LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. When visiting our website, which is equipped with such a component, this component causes, that your browser downloads a corresponding presentation of the component from LinkedIn.

By this procedure LinkedIn is informed, which certain website of our online appearance you are just visiting. If you click onto the LinkedIn „recommend button“ while you are logged into your LinkedIn-Account, you can link the contents on our sites to your LinkedIn profile. Thereby LinkedIn can assign the visit of our sites to your LinkedIn user account.

We have neither influence on the data, which LinkedIn collects hereby nor on the extent of these data. We do not know the contents of the data which are transferred to LinkedIn. Please learn details concerning data collection by LinkedIn as well as your rights and configuration options from the data protection notice of LinkedIn.

Please learn this information from www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy


Functions of the service Twitter are integrated on our sites. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., Twitter, Inc. 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By use of Twitter and the function "re-tweet" the websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and disclosed to other users. Thereby data are transferred to Twitter. We point out that we do not know the contents of the transferred data as well as their use by Twitter. 

You will find further information on this subject in the data privacy notice from Twitter on twitter.com/privacy

You can modify your data protection settings in your Twitter account configuration on twitter.com/account/settings


On our website so called social plugins („plugins“) from the social network Google+ are used, which is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA („Google“). The plugins are recognizable by e.g. the buttons with the sign „+1“ on white or colored background. You can find an overview of the google plugins and their appearance here: developers.google.com/+/plugins

When you access a page from our website that includes a plugin like this, your browser creates a direct connection with the Google servers. The content of the plugins is transmitted directly from the network to your browser and is then embedded into the web page. Through integration of the plugin, Google obtains the information that you have called up the relevant page on our internet site, even if you do not own any Google+ profile or if you are not logged in. The information that the cookie generates about your use of this website (including your IP-address) is transferred to and stored on a server operated by Google in the USA. If you are logged in Google+, Google can assign your visit on our website directly to your  Google+ profile. If you interact with the plugins, e.g. press the  „+1“-button, the corresponding information is also transferred directly to a server from Google and stored there. The information is published on Google+  and displayed to your contacts.

The purpose and scope of the data collection and the ongoing processing and use of the data by Google as well as your rights and setting options related to this to protect your private sphere are shown in the Google data protection information on: www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html

If you do not want Google to allocate the collected data via our website to your auf Google+ profile, you must logout from your Google+ account before the visit on our website.


We use the provider YouTube for integration of videos. YouTube uses cookies, in order to collect information on the viewers of the videos. YouTube uses cookies for  recording reliable video statistics, for avoidance of fraud and for improvement of the user-friendliness. You will find further details on the use of cookies by YouTube in the privacy declaration here: youtube.com/t/privacy_at_youtube