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Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH

Vienna Model Basin Ltd

Brigittenauer Lände 256 1200 Vienna Austria t: +43 1 330 37 32 f: +43 1 332 93 85 e: sva@sva.at i: www.sva.at Managing Director: Dr. Clemens Strasser Commercial Registry: Vienna Registration Number: FN184455H VAT Number: ATU48329009


The materials and information provided on the Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) website have been reviewed with great care. However, Vienna Model Basin cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness or validity of the information provided. Any liability on the part of Vienna Model Basin is therefore expressly excluded. Links to external websites have been carefully chosen. However, since Vienna Model Basin has no influence on the contents of external websites, Vienna Model Basin assumes no responsibility for them.

Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the website of Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) and your interest in our services. Your privacy is important to us and we want you to feel comfortable visiting our Site. In view of this, we have created this Privacy Policy. The Internet is generally not a secure environment. You acknowledge that the Internet is an open network and can be accessed by anybody. Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) treats Personal Information in accordance with applicable data protection laws. Please read the following carefully. Entering this Site indicates the user has reviewed this Privacy Policy and has agreed to be bound by it.

1. What are the purpose and the scope of this Privacy Policy?

This Privacy Policy describes the type of Personal Information Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) collects from users of the Site, the method of collection and the purposes for which Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) may use, share or disclose such information. The term "Personal Information" as used in this Privacy Policy refers to any information that can be used to identify you such as your name, e-mail address, mailing address, or telephone number, etc., including when you report a problem to our Site. By using this Site, you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information as set forth in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, you must leave this Site immediately.

2. What information do we collect about you?

We collect Personal Information that you provide or make available to us (e.g. by way of e-mail) or that is needed to provide and/or improve our services to you, to contact you, to conduct research, and to provide internal reporting. We collect Personal Information about you when you apply for job vacancies. If you choose to withhold any Personal Information requested by us, it may not be possible for you to gain access to or use certain parts, services or functions of this Site and for us to respond to your query. Our  website does not use cookies. For details please refer to our Cookie Policy and the Web Analytics section of this Privacy Policy. Finally, by using our Site, certain technical and other information is automatically disclosed by your computer to and logged by us (such as your network address, the type of your browser, the site that referred you to our Site) for operational and security purposes, and to better understand the usage of our Site.

3. How will we use the information about you?

Your Personal Information will be used for the purpose indicated in this Privacy Policy and for the following purposes: 1. to personalise the way our content is presented to you and to ensure that the content from our Site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer; 2. to help us monitor and improve the services we offer, including this Site. As part of this, we may use and disclose information in aggregate (so that no individuals are identified); 3. to carry out any legal obligations arising from your interaction with this Site; 4. to prevent breaches of security or contractual terms. We may use your Personal Information to provide you with information about services which may be of interest to you and we may contact you about these (including by way of e-mail). In no event Personal Information will be shared with third parties. Any communication or material you transmit to Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) by electronic mail or other electronic device, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions or the like will be treated as non-confidential and non proprietary. You agree that Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) may use such communication or material for the purposes outlined above. 4. Links to other websites This Privacy Policy applies only to this Site, and not to websites owned by third parties. We may provide links to other websites which we believe may be of interest to you. However, due to the nature of the internet, we cannot guarantee the privacy standards of such websites or assume responsibility or liability for the contents of websites or the privacy of such third party websites other than Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) websites. This Privacy Policy is not intended to be applicable to any linked, non-Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) website. Whenever you open a link to other websites, you should exercise caution and read the privacy policies of the website in question. Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) do not accept any responsibility or liability for those policies and your use of such websites is at your own risk. 5. IP Adresses We collect IP addresses from visitors to our Site (an IP address is a number that can uniquely identify a specific computer or other network device on the internet). This allows us to identify the location of users, to block disruptive use and to establish the number of visits from different countries. We analyse this data for trend and statistical reasons, such as which parts of our Site users are visiting and how long they spend there. 5. Cookies When you visit our Site, we do not store data on your computer in the form of a "cookie". 6. Web analytics This Site uses the technologies of the web analytics tool Webalizer to collect non-identifiable and to aggregate information to improve the contents of our Sites or to compile, for internal and market research purposes, anonymous aggregated statistics about individuals using the Site. 7. Security measures to protect your Personal Information Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) uses appropriate security measures and technology in order to protect reasonably your Personal Information against unauthorised access or alteration, accidental or intentional manipulation, loss and destruction. Any information that you provide will be kept and stored for such period of time that Schiffbautechnische Versuchsanstalt in Wien GmbH (Vienna Model Basin Ltd) deems appropriate, taking into account all our obligations under the Act. 8. Changes to our Privacy Policy We may in any way, at any time, for any reason, without prior notice and at our discretion modify, add or otherwise update this Privacy Policy as well as the information and materials contained on the Site. If material changes are made to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you by placing an update on this webpage. The last line of this Privacy Policy indicates when the Policy was last updated. If you do not agree to these changes, please do not continue to use this Site. 9. Your rights You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by contacting us at sva@sva.at. The Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. Last update: April 2018