Data protection

Thank you for visiting the websites of the Engineering Group and its affiliates and for your interest in our services. We attach a lot of importance to the sensitive handling of data, which is why we have taken the necessary steps to comply with data protection laws. This website will collect, process and protect personal information about you in accordance with this policy and applicable law.

1. Collection and use of personal data

Personal data refers to all individual details which serve to identify you and which can be traced back to you, for example, name, address, telephone number, email address.

Your personal data is processed on our website exclusively when you request information or otherwise communicate with us, for correction of errors or improvement of our website as well as for internal statistical purposes.

2. Consent of the user

Please note that by visiting and using our websites, you are consenting to your personal data being processed in the context of this statement and the applicable data protection principles.

3. Data security

We protect your personal data using appropriate technical and organisational measures against unauthorised processing. Please note that personal data that you transmit via the Internet or by email could possibly be viewed by third parties or their content could be changed. 

4. Contact form & email, job applications

Our websites offer you the option of contacting us by email or by filling out a contact form. The details you provide will be stored by us for the purpose of processing your request. Please note that this information is provided on a voluntary basis and with your consent. In so far as this concerns details of communication channels (e.g. email address, telephone number), you are also agreeing that we may contact you through the respective channels to respond to your request. We will not disclose your data to third parties without your express consent, unless a disclosure is explicitly provided for in this data protection policy.

For job applications submitted by email, the data protection conditions listed apply accordingly.

5. Links to other websites

Our website contains links to various other external websites that may offer useful information to our visitors. This data privacy statement does not apply to those sites. We recommend that you contact those sites directly for their data privacy policy.

6. Cookies

Our websites use cookies. By using our websites, you are in principle providing your consent to their use. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer and stored on your browser. The cookies are used to make our site more user-friendly, more effective and secure. Furthermore, cookies enable our systems to recognize your browser and to offer you services. Cookies do not contain any personal data. However, it may be possible for a cookie to be associated with particular user data.

Our websites exclusively use cookies by automated means. We do not trace cookies back to user profiles in order to take advantage of the aforementioned benefits for the user or to gain personal insights.

You have the possibility to reject the use of cookies or set your browser to notify you every time our websites try to set a cookie. This can however mean that certain features and services on our websites cannot be used or use is restricted.

11. Google Analytics

Our websites use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc., USA. Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files that are stored on your computer and allow an analysis of the use of the websites. The information generated about your use of the websites (including IP address) will be sent to Google (usually to a server in the United States), stored and processed there and may be associated with your Google account. Google may use this information to analyse your use of our websites and to provide other services related to the use of the websites and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties or to places lacking adequate data privacy provisions. Further information can be found on the Google website.

You can at any time prevent the future collection and recording of data by Google Analytics by downloading and installing a browser add-on from the following link to deactivate Google Analytics: tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

If you do not wish Google to associate data collected through our websites with your individual user account, you must log out of your Google account before visiting our websites.

12. Use of Google Maps

We use Google Maps to display locations, especially information about our branches. Google Maps is powered by Google Inc., USA. By using our websites, you consent to the collection, processing and use of the data automatically collected by Google, one of its agents or third parties. Terms of Service for Google Maps can be found on its website.

13. How to contact us

Should you have any questions or comments regarding this privacy statement and your personal data please contact us:

IM Maggia Engineering Ltd.                       IUB Engineering Ltd.
Via S. Franscini 5                                      Belpstrasse 48
CH-6601 Locarno                                      CH-3007 Bern
Tel.: +41 91 756 68 11                               Tel.: +41 31 357 11 11
Fax: +41 91 756 68 10                               Fax: +41 31 357 11 12
Send email                                               Send email

14. Updates and changes to our data protection statement

This data protection statement is currently valid. Further development of our website and services due to changes in legal or regulatory requirements may require changes to this privacy policy. We may amend our data protection policy at any time by posting it on this website. The current privacy policy can be accessed at any time on this website.

Last updated: November 2018