Privacy Policy

With this notice, we want to inform you about the collection of personal data when using our website. Personal data is all data that may identify you, e.g. name, address, e-mail addresses, user behavior. We have taken extensive technical and operational safeguards to protect your data from accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons. Our security procedures are regularly reviewed and adapted to technological progress.

1. Controller
Controller according to Art. 4 para. 7 of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is

HAUK & SASKO Ingenieurgesellschaft mbH
Zettachring 2
70567 Stuttgart (siehe unser Impressum)

2. Contact Data of our Data Protection Officer
Our data protection officer can be reached at or at our mailing address with the addition “the data protection officer”.

3. Your Rights
You have the following rights with respect to your personal data:

3.1  General Rights
You have a right to disclosure, rectification, deletion, limitation of processing, objection to processing and data portability. If a data processing is based on your consent, you have the right to revoke your consent for the future.

3.2 Rights – Data processing for the purposes of a legitimate interest
According to Art. 21 Sec. 1 GDPR, you have the right – due to reasons, which arise from your particular situation – to object to the processing of your personal data which is based on Article 6 Sec. 1 lit. e GDPR (data processing in the public interest) or on Article 6 Sec. 1 lit. f GDPR (data processing for the purposes of a legitimate interest), at any time. This also applies to a profiling based on this provision. In case you object to the processing, we will no longer process your personal data, unless we can provide compelling legitimate grounds for processing the data which outweigh your interests, rights and freedoms, or the processing is necessary for the purpose of enforcing, pursuing or defending legal claims.

3.3 Your Rights – Direct Marketing
If we process your personal data to for direct marketing purposes, you have – according to Art. 21 Sec. 2 GDPR – the right to object to this processing at any time. This also applies to profiling, insofar as it is related to such direct marketing. In case you object to the processing for the purpose of direct marketing, we will no longer process your personal data for these purposes.

3.4 Right to lodge a complaint to a data protection authority
In addition, you have the right to lodge a complaint to the responsible data protection supervisory authority.

4. Collection of personal data when visiting our website
In the case of merely informative use of the website, i.e. if you do not register or otherwise provide us with information, we only collect the personal data that your browser transmits to our server. If you wish to view our website, we collect the following information that is technically necessary for us to display our website and to ensure its stability and safety. Legal basis is Art. 6 Sec. 1 lit. f GDPR:

  • IP address, Date and time of the request, Time Zone Difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), Content of the requirement (respective page), access status/http-status code, transmitted amount of data, Website from which the request comes, browser, operating system, and its interface, language and version of browser software

5. Contact by email or by contact form

Whenever you contact us by e-mail or via the contact form on this website, the information you provide (your e-mail address as well as your name and telephone number, if applicable) will be stored by us in order to answer your questions. If our contact form is used to request information that are not required for contacting us, we have always marked these fields as optional. This information helps us to specify your request and to improve the handling of your query. You provide this information on a voluntary basis and with your consent, Art. 6 Sec. 1 lit. a GDPR. If this information contains contact data (e.g. email address, telephone number), you also agree that we may also contact you via this communication channel to answer your request. Of course, you can withdraw this consent at any time.

We delete the data that we collect for these purposes after the storage is no longer required, or limit the processing if statutory retention requirements apply.

6. Application

You can apply for a job at Hauk & Sasko electronically, especially via e-mail or web forms. Of course, we will only use your information to process your application and will not transfer the data to third parties. Please note that unencrypted e-mails are not transmitted with access protection.

If you have applied for a certain position and this position has already been filled or we believe that you would be better suited for another job, we would like to forward your application within the company. Please let us know if you do not agree to this.

Your personal data will be deleted immediately after completing the application process, or after a maximum of 6 months, unless you have explicitly given us your consent for a longer storage of your data or we have concluded an employment contract with you. The legal basis is Art. 6 Sec. 1 lit. a, b and f GDPR as well as § 26 BDSG (German Federal Data Protection Act).

7. Use of Cookies:

Whenever you use our website, cookies are stored on your computer. Cookies are small files that are stored on your hard drive (assigned to your browser) and that serve to transmit certain information to the entity which set the cookie. Cookies cannot run programs or transmit viruses to your computer. They serve to make the website in general more user-friendly and effective.

This website uses the following types of cookies. Their scope and functionalities are explained below:

7.1 Transient Cookies
Transient cookies are automatically deleted when you close the browser. These include in particular session cookies. These store a so-called session ID, with which various requests from your browser can be assigned to the common session. This will allow your computer to be recognized when you return to our website. The session cookies are deleted when you log out or close the browser.

7.2 Persistent Cookies
Persistent cookies are automatically deleted after a specified period, which may differ depending on the cookie. You can delete the cookies in the security settings of your browser at any time.

7.3 Flash Cookies
The Flash cookies used are not detected by your browser but by your Flash plug-in. Furthermore, we use HTML5 storage objects, which are stored on your device. These objects store the required data regardless of your browser and do not have an automatic expiration date. If you do not want this processing of Flash cookies, you must install a corresponding add-on, eg. “Better Privacy” for Mozilla Firefox ( or the Adobe Flash killer cookie for Google Chrome. You can prevent the use of HTML5 storage objects by using private mode in your browser. In addition, we recommend that you regularly delete your cookies and the browser history manually.

7.4 Prevention of Cookies
You can configure your browser settings according to your wishes and e.g. decline the acceptance of third-party cookies or all cookies. Please be aware that you may not be able to use all features of this site.

8. Website Analysis with AWStats

For purposes of analyzing and optimizing our websites, we use AWStats. With this tool, information about your visit to this website, including your IP address, is transmitted to a server and stored there. AWStats will use this information to anonymously evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity for website operators, and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage. This helps us to design and improve our offers in a user-friendly way. The data collected is not intended to personally identify individual users. Only anonymous or pseudonymous data are collected. Legal basis is Art. 6 Sec. 1 lit. f GDPR.

9. Google Maps

On this website we use Google Maps. This allows us to show you interactive maps directly in the website and allow you the comfortable use of the map feature.
By visiting the website, Google receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding subpage of our website. In addition, the data referred to in point 4 of this notice will be transmitted.
This is done regardless of whether Google provides a user account that you are logged in to, or if no user account exists. When you’re logged in to Google, your data will be assigned directly to your account.
If you do not wish to be associated with your profile on Google, you must log out before activating the button. Google stores your data as user profiles and uses them for purposes of advertising, market research and / or tailor-made website design.
Such an analysis is done in particular (even for users who are not logged in) to provide individualised advertising and to inform other users of the social network about your activities on our website. You have a right to object to the creation of these user profiles, whereby you must contact Google to exercise this right.
For more information about the purpose and scope of the data collection and its processing by Google, please refer to Google’s privacy policy. You can also find more information about your rights and privacy settings here: Google also processes your personal data in the United States and is bound by the EU-US Privacy Shield, Framework.

10. Data transfer

We will not transfer your data to third parties, unless we are legally obliged to do so, or the data transfer is necessary for the execution of the contractual relationship or you have previously consented to the disclosure of your data.
External service providers and partner companies will only receive your data if necessary. In these cases the amount of data transmitted is limited to the required minimum. Whenever our service providers come into contact with your personal data, we will conclude data processing agreements according to Art. 28 GDPR with them in order to ensure that they comply with the provisions of data protection law in the same way. Please also note the respective privacy policy of the provider. The respective service provider is responsible for the content of external third-party services, whereas we will check the services for compliance with legal requirements to a reasonable extent.

11. Data Security

We have taken extensive technical and operational safeguards to protect your data from accidental or intentional manipulation, loss, destruction or access by unauthorized persons. Our security procedures are regularly reviewed and adapted to technological progress.