Privacy Policy

The person responsible for data processing on this website is:

Franken Guss GmbH & Co KG
An der Jungfernmuehle 1
D-97318 Kitzingen
Email: info[at]
Phone: +49 9321 932-0


You can reach our external data protection officer at the following contact details:

Sabine Thomas
Ingenieurbuero Dr. Plesnik GmbH
Reutershagweg 2
D-52072 Aachen
Phone: +49 241- 1494698
Email: datenschutz[at]

We take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the legal data protection regulations, in particular the EU-DSGVO, the BDSG-neu and the TMG, as well as this data protection declaration.

The use of our website is generally possible without providing personal data. As far as personal data (e.g. identification data, official address and contact data etc.) is collected on our pages, this is always done on a voluntary basis as far as possible. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express consent.

The following data protection declaration gives you an overview of how we guarantee the protection of your personal data, what kind of data is collected for what purpose and how you can exercise your rights to protect your data.



For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential contents (e.g. your entries in the contact form) we use state-of-the-art encryption methods (SSL or TLS). We would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) can have security gaps. A complete protection of data against access by third parties is not possible.



The hosting services we use serve to provide the following services: Infrastructure and platform services, computing capacity, storage space and database services, security services as well as technical maintenance services that we use for the purpose of operating this online offer. In doing so, we or our hosting provider process inventory data, contact data, content data, contract data, usage data, meta and communication data of customers, interested parties and visitors of this online offer on the basis of our legitimate interests in an efficient and secure provision of this online offer in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO in conjunction with Art. 28 DSGVO.



For technical reasons, to defend, analyse and track attacks on our websites, our web server automatically collects and stores data in the log files that your browser sends to us. These are:

  • Browser type and version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL (previously visited website)
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request
  • IP adress


These data are not to be assigned to any particular person. A combination of this data with other data sources is not carried out.


External links

Our website contains links (=redirections) to other internet offers. External links, i.e. links to websites of third party information providers, are characterized by the fact that when you approach the link with the mouse, the corresponding target URL is displayed in your browser address bar. We are not responsible for the content of pages that are reached via such a link. The data processing there takes place within the framework of the data protection declarations of the respective providers. The data displayed on the linked pages Statements of opinion and/or factual claims are the sole responsibility of the respective providers and do not reflect the opinion of the person responsible.


Cookies and right of objection for direct advertising

"Cookies" are small files that are stored on the user's computer. Different information can be stored within the cookies. A cookie is primarily used to store information about a user (or the device on which the cookie is stored) during or after his visit to an online offer. Temporary cookies, or "session cookies" or "transient cookies", are cookies that are deleted after a user leaves an online offer and closes his browser. In such a cookie, for example, the contents of a shopping cart in an online shop or a login jam can be stored. Cookies are described as "permanent" or "persistent" if they remain stored even after the browser is closed. For example, the login status can be saved if users visit the site after several days. Likewise, the interests of the users can be stored in such a cookie, which are used for range measurement or marketing purposes. Third-party cookies" are cookies that are offered by providers other than the person responsible for the online offer (otherwise, if it is only their cookies, it is called "first-party cookies"). We may use temporary and permanent cookies and provide information about this in our privacy policy. If users do not want cookies to be stored on their computer, they are asked to deactivate the corresponding option in the system settings of their browser. Stored cookies can be deleted in the system settings of the browser. The exclusion of cookies can lead to functional restrictions of this online offer. A general objection to the use of cookies used for online marketing purposes can be declared for many of the services, especially in the case of tracking, via the US site or the EU site Furthermore, the storage of cookies can be achieved by deactivating them in the browser settings. Please note that in this case not all functions of this online offer can be used.



Our website only uses so-called "session cookies". These do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and safer. You can set your browser to inform you about the setting of cookies and to allow cookies only in individual cases, to exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general, and to activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. If you deactivate cookies, the functionality of this website may be limited.


Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of 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 this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, by activating IP anonymisation on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other signatory states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area before. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the framework 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. You can also prevent the collection by Google Analytics by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link ( An opt-out cookie is set which prevents the future collection of your data when you visit this website. We would like to point out that on this website Google Analytics has been extended by the code "anonymizeIp" in order to guarantee an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so-called IP-Masking). Further information on terms of use and data protection can be found at or 



Personalised forms

If you use the personal forms offered on our website, your details from the enquiry form, including the contact data you provide there, will be stored by us for the purpose of processing the respective specific enquiry and in the event of follow-up questions. Your personal data will not be passed on to third parties; this does not affect the passing on of data within the scope of order processing. With your consent, we also use your contact data to inform you about news or current events, for example. The transmission of your data entered in the personal form, as well as further processing by us, will only take place after your active declaration of consent in the form with the processing of your data in accordance with this data protection declaration and thus on the basis of your consent (Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. a DSGVO). You can revoke this consent at any time. All you need to do is send an informal e-mail message to the person responsible. The legality of the data provided up to

The revocation does not affect any data processing procedures that have been carried out.

The data entered by you in the personal form will be stored by us until you request us to delete it, revoke your consent for storage or the purpose for which the data is processed ceases to apply (e.g. after completion of your inquiry). Mandatory legal provisions - in particular retention periods - remain unaffected.



Cooperation with contract processors and third parties

If, in the course of our processing, we disclose data to other persons and companies (processors or third parties), transfer it to them or otherwise grant them access to the data, this is only done on the basis of a legal authorisation (e.g. if the data must be transferred to third parties, such as payment service providers, in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 letter b DSGVO for the fulfilment of the contract), if you have given your consent, if a legal obligation provides for this or on the basis of our legitimate interests (e.g. when using agents, web hosts, etc.). If we commission third parties to process data on the basis of a so-called "contract processing agreement", this is done on the basis of Art. 28 DSGVO.


Rights of data subjects (information, blocking, deletion)

Within the framework of the applicable legal provisions (Art. 15 EU-DSGVO in conjunction with §34 BDSG), you have the right at all times to receive information free of charge about your personal data stored by us, their origin and the way they are used, are recipient and the purpose of the data processing and, where applicable, a right to Correction (Art. 16 EU DSGVO), blocking (Art. 18 EU DSGVO) or deletion (Art. 17EU-DSGVO in connection with §35 BDSG) of these data. In accordance with Art. 21 EUDSGVO, you can object to the use of your data for advertising and market research purposes at any time. If the processing of your data is carried out on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 letter f EU-DSGVO in order to protect our legitimate interests, you can object to this processing, provided that there are no compelling reasons worthy of protection.


Right to data transferability (Art. 20 DSGVO)

According to Art. 20 EU-DSGVO, you have the right to have your data, which we process automatically, handed over to you or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. If you request the direct transfer of the data to another responsible party, this will only take place to the extent that it is technically feasible.


Right of appeal (Art. 77 DSGVO)

You have the right of appeal under Art. 77 EU-DSGVO to the competent supervisory authority, if you believe that your personal data are not being processed lawfully.


Opposition to advertising e-mails (Art. 21 DSGVO)

The use of contact data published within the framework of the imprint obligation by third parties for sending advertising and information material not expressly requested is hereby expressly prohibited. We expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example through spam mails.

Informationen zum Einsatz von Google Analytics
Diese Webseite verwendet Google Analytics, einen Webanalysedienst der Google Inc. („Google“). Google Analytics verwendet sog. „Cookies“, Textdateien, die auf Ihrem Computer gespeichert werden und die eine Analyse der Benutzung der Webseite durch Sie ermöglichen. Die durch das Cookie erzeugten Informationen über Ihre Benutzung dieser Webseite werden in der Regel an einen Server von Google in den USA übertragen und dort gespeichert. Durch Aktivierung der IP-Anonymisierung auf dieser Webseite, wird Ihre IP-Adresse von Google jedoch innerhalb von Mitgliedstaaten der Europäischen Union oder in anderen Vertragsstaaten des Abkommens über den Europäischen Wirtschaftsraum zuvor gekürzt. Nur in Ausnahmefällen wird die volle IP-Adresse an einen Server von Google in den USA übertragen und dort gekürzt. Im Auftrag des Betreibers dieser Webseite wird Google diese Informationen benutzen, um Ihre Nutzung der Webseite auszuwerten, um Reports über die Webseitenaktivitäten zusammenzustellen und um weitere mit der Webseitennutzung und der Internetnutzung verbundene Dienstleistungen gegenüber dem Webseitenbetreiber zu erbringen.

Die im Rahmen von Google Analytics von Ihrem Browser übermittelte IP-Adresse wird nicht mit anderen Daten von Google zusammengeführt. Sie können die Speicherung der Cookies durch eine entsprechende Einstellung Ihrer Browser-Software verhindern; wir weisen Sie jedoch darauf hin, dass Sie in diesem Fall gegebenenfalls nicht sämtliche Funktionen dieser Webseite vollumfänglich werden nutzen können. Sie können darüber hinaus die Erfassung der durch das Cookie erzeugten und auf Ihre Nutzung der Webseite bezogenen Daten (inkl. Ihrer IP-Adresse) an Google sowie die Verarbeitung dieser Daten durch Google verhindern, indem Sie das unter dem folgenden Link ( verfügbare Browser-Plugin herunterladen und installieren.

Sie können alternativ die Erfassung durch Google Analytics auch verhindern, indem Sie auf folgenden Link klicken. Es wird ein Opt-Out-Cookie gesetzt, das die zukünftige Erfassung Ihrer Daten beim Besuch dieser Website verhindert: Google Analytics deaktivieren
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