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Responsible for the content:
SATO Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG
Tomphecke 51
41169 Moenchengladbach

Phone 0 21 61 – 99 42 – 0
Fax 0 21 61 – 99 42 – 14

Company headquarters: Mönchengladbach
Mönchengladbach Commercial Register HRA 9720
Sales tax identification number DE352126718

Responsible for content according to § 6 MDStV:
Heinz Schmidt, Henrik Schmidt, Philipp Gingter
We do not guarantee the accuracy, completeness and timeliness of the information on this website.

Responsible according to § 55 Abs. 2 RStV (V.i.S.d.P.):

Heinz Schmidt, Henrik Schmidt, Philipp Gingter

Data protection declaration

The protection of personal data is very important to us and we want you to feel safe when you visit our website. We process personal data that is collected when you visit our website exclusively in accordance with the statutory provisions, in particular in the sense of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Collection and storage of personal data when visiting the website

When you visit our website, the browser used on your device automatically sends information to the server on our website. This information is temporarily stored in a so-called log file. The following information is recorded without your intervention and stored until it is automatically deleted:

  • IP address of the requesting computer

  • Date and time of access
  • Name and URL of the file accessed
  • Website from which access is made (referrer URL)
  • Browser used and, if applicable, the operating system of your computer
  • Name of your access provider

The data mentioned are processed by us for the following purposes:

  • Ensuring a smooth connection to the website
  • Ensuring comfortable use of our website
  • Evaluation of system security and stability
  • other administrative purposes
Legal basis

Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR as the legal basis. The processing of the data mentioned is necessary for the provision of a website and thus serves to protect a legitimate interest of our company.

Storage period

As soon as the above data are no longer required to display the website, they will be deleted. The collection of the data for the provision of the website and the storage of the data in log files is absolutely necessary for the operation of the website. There is consequently no possibility for the user to object. Further storage can take place in individual cases if this is required by law.

Disclosure of data

We only pass on your personal data to third parties if:

  • You expressly consent to this in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a GDPR

  • this is legally permissible and according to Art. 6 para. 1 sentence 1 lit. b GDPR is required to fulfill a contractual relationship with you.

  • according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. c GDPR there is a legal obligation for the transfer.

  • the disclosure according to Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR is necessary to safeguard legitimate corporate interests and to assert, exercise or defend legal claims and there is no reason to assume that you have an overriding legitimate interest in not disclosing your data.

Use of cookies

We use cookies on our website. These are small files that your browser automatically creates and that are saved on your end device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our website. Cookies do not cause any damage to your end device and do not contain viruses, Trojans or other malware.

Information is stored in the cookie, which results in connection with the specific device used. However, this does not mean that we are immediately aware of your identity.

The use of cookies serves on the one hand to make the use of our offer more pleasant for you. For example, we use so-called session cookies to recognize that you have already visited individual pages on our website. These are automatically deleted after leaving our site.

In addition, we also use temporary cookies to optimize user-friendliness, which are stored on your device for a specific period of time. If you visit our site again to use our services, it is automatically recognized that you have already visited us and which entries and settings you have made so that you do not have to enter them again.

On the other hand, we use cookies to statistically record the use of our website and to evaluate it for the purpose of optimizing our offer. These cookies enable us to automatically recognize when you visit our site again that you have already been with us. These cookies are automatically deleted after a defined period.

Most browsers accept cookies automatically. However, you can configure your browser so that no cookies are stored on your computer or that a message always appears before a new cookie is created. However, the complete deactivation of cookies can mean that you cannot use all functions of our website.

Legal basis

If you have given us your consent to the use of cookies on the basis of a notice given by us on the website (“cookie banner”), the legality of the use is also based on Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. a GDPR.

Storage period

As soon as the data transmitted to us via cookies is no longer necessary to achieve the purposes described above, this information will be deleted. Further storage can take place in individual cases if this is required by law.

Use of tracking and analysis tools

We use tracking and analysis tools to ensure continuous optimization and design of our website in line with requirements. With the help of tracking measures, it is also possible for us to statistically record the use of our website by visitors and to further develop our online offer for you with the help of the knowledge gained. With this tool, all pageviews as well as the number and the country of origin of the visitors per day are recorded. At the end of a calendar year, the individual data are combined into a data record for the entire year. This record now only contains the number of total page views and the number of visitors. All individual data will be deleted.

Legal basis

Due to these interests, the use of tracking and analysis tools in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR justified.


Our website may offer the option of subscribing to a newsletter. In order to be able to send you the newsletter regularly, we need the following information from you:

  • Email address and personal title, if applicable

In connection with sending the newsletter, your data will not be passed on to third parties. We use the so-called double opt-in procedure for sending newsletters. H. we will only send you the newsletter if you have previously confirmed your registration via a confirmation email sent to you for this purpose using the link contained therein. We want to make sure that only you, as the owner of the email address you provided, can register for the newsletter. Your confirmation must be sent promptly after receipt of the confirmation email, otherwise your newsletter registration will be automatically deleted from our database.

Legal basis

The processing of your email address for sending the newsletter is based on. Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR.

Storage period

Your email address will be stored for as long as you have subscribed to the newsletter. After unsubscribing from the newsletter, your email address will be deleted. Further storage can take place in individual cases if this is required by law.

When registering for the closed area (login)

In order to be able to use the services in the closed area on this page, we store and process your email address and a freely selectable login name. You can voluntarily enter your first and last name in the user administration. If you cancel the cooperation, your data will be completely deleted from the system with the next working day following your cancellation date.

Google services

We use services from Google, Google Ireland Limited (“Google”), Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland on our website.
By integrating these services, Google can also process personal data. Here u. It cannot be ruled out that the information will also be transmitted to servers in a third country and processed there.
At, Google undertakes to comply with the EU-US Privacy Shield Framework and the Swiss-US Privacy Shield Framework on the collection, use and storage of personal data from the EU Member States and the EU Switzerland. Google and its wholly-owned subsidiaries in the USA have made a declaration on the Privacy Shield principles - see also at
We have no influence over which data Google actually collects and processes. If you had to register a Google account to use analysis and other services, Google can add the processed information to your account depending on your account settings and treat it as personal data, cf. in particular
You determine your data protection yourself via your cookie and Google account settings (e.g. delete, block, etc.).
You can find more information in Google's privacy policy, which you can access here:
Information on Google's privacy settings can be found at

Google Maps and Google Fonts

This website uses Google Fonts and Google Maps, services of Google Inc. These services are integrated by calling up a server, usually a Google server in the USA. This tells the server which internal page you have visited. In addition, the IP address of the browser of the end device of the visitor to this website is saved by Google. Further information can be found in Google's data protection information, which can be accessed via the following links:

Instructions for the use of videos

Our website may contain videos from the YouTube site operated by Google, from specialist information providers such as Deubner, DATEV etc. If you visit one of the pages with videos, a connection to the servers of the respective information provider is established. The respective server is informed of your surfing behavior via your IP address. You can only prevent this by not viewing the video or logging out of your possible account for YouTube videos. YouTube also offers further information on the handling of user data in a separate privacy policy at:

Applicant data

Via our website it is possible to apply by email. If you send us your application data, the purpose of the processing is to find the suitable applicant from the data sent in. The legal basis for processing your email address is Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f) GDPR.

Deletion of the data

Your data will only be stored until the personnel decision. Your data will then be deleted.

Information on the use of social networks

As far as we offer links to external social networks on our website, these are e.g. B. Marked as logos or with the addition "Like". If these references are followed by a click, plugins are usually activated and your browser establishes a direct connection to the servers of the respective social network. If you follow these references and register there, the information that you have been on our website will be forwarded to the respective social network. The visit to our website can usually be assigned to your account by the social network operator and saved on web servers abroad. We have no influence on the scope of data collection, the processing of your personal data by social networks and your rights in social networks. Before visiting a social network, please inform yourself about the data protection conditions applicable there.

Rights of those affected

You're rights:

  • to request information about your personal data processed by us in accordance with Art. 15 GDPR. In particular, you can obtain information about the processing purposes, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data has been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right to correction, deletion, restriction of processing or opposition, the existence of a Right to lodge a complaint, the origin of your data, unless it was collected by us, and the existence of automated decision-making, including profiling and, if necessary, meaningful information about its details;
  • in accordance with Art. 16 GDPR to immediately request the correction of incorrect or incomplete personal data stored by us;
  • According to Art. 17 GDPR, to request the deletion of your personal data stored by us, unless the processing for exercising the right to freedom of expression and information, for fulfilling a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or for asserting, exercising or defending legal claims is required;
  • to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data in accordance with Art. 18 GDPR, provided that the accuracy of the data is disputed by you, the processing is unlawful, but you refuse to delete it and we no longer need the data, but you need it for the assertion, exercise or need to defend legal claims or you have objected to processing in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR;
  • in accordance with Art. 20 GDPR, to receive your personal data that you have provided to us in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request the transfer to another person responsible;
  • According to Art. 7 Para. 3 GDPR, you can revoke your consent given to us at any time. As a result, we are no longer allowed to continue processing data based on this consent in the future and
  • According to Art. 77 GDPR, to complain to a supervisory authority. As a rule, you can contact the supervisory authority at your usual place of residence or work or at our company headquarters.
Right to object

If your personal data is based on legitimate interests in accordance with Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f GDPR are processed, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR, provided that there are reasons for this arising from your particular situation or the objection is directed against direct advertising. In the latter case, you have a general right to object, which we will implement without specifying a particular situation.
If you would like to exercise your right of withdrawal or objection, an email to us is sufficient.

Data protection officer

Mr. Harald Ilisch
Hannover Software UG
Froebelstrasse 2A
30926 Seelze


Social media presences

This imprint also applies to our social media presences.


Liability Notes
Liability for content

We create the content of our website with the necessary care. However, we cannot guarantee that the content is correct, complete and up to date. According to § 7 Abs. 1 TMG we are responsible for our own content according to the general laws. We accept no responsibility for decisions made by the user based on the information above.

According to §§ 8 to 10 TMG, we as a service provider are not obliged to monitor transmitted, cached or stored third-party information or to investigate circumstances that indicate illegal activity. Obligations to remove or block the use of information according to general laws remain unaffected. However, liability in this regard is only possible from the time we become aware of a specific legal violation. As soon as we become aware of such violations, we will remove this content immediately.

Liability for links

Our website also refers to numerous external offers on the Internet. The content of the linked websites is designed by institutions and / or companies over which we have no influence. We do not adopt the content listed there. No liability is accepted for third-party offers. If you find questionable or unlawful content on this website or on those to which we refer, we are grateful for a corresponding note.

However, as soon as there are clear indications of legal violations, we will immediately remove a corresponding link.

Liability email

For sending e-mails to us from our website, the note also applies here that communication via e-mail over the Internet is insecure and that third-party access and data manipulation are possible. We kindly ask for your understanding that we are not liable for the content or the manipulation of emails. We take all reasonable precautions in our company to protect against viruses. In the mutual interest of smooth communication, we ask that you also use virus software and always check file attachments to e-mails before sending or opening them with a virus program, as we assume no liability for damage that could result from any viruses.


The layout of the homepage, the graphics and images used, the collection and the individual contributions are protected by copyright.
We reserve all rights, including those of photomechanical reproduction, duplication and distribution using special processes (e.g. data processing, data carriers and data networks).

Out-of-court dispute resolution - information according to §§ 36 and 37 VSBG
We would like to point out that we are neither willing nor obliged to participate in dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer arbitration board.

The European Commission has set up an internet platform for out-of-court online dispute resolution of consumer disputes regarding contractual obligations from purchase and service contracts that have been concluded online. You can reach the platform at the following link:

Web layout, design and implementation

Sato Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG

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