Our privacy policy has two parts:

  • data security for our parters and
  • data security for this website.


Data security for our partners:

The guide lines for data security for operation with our staff, business partners and clients can be found in the following link:
GKS-Datenschutzleitlinien.pdf (0,2 MB)


Data security for this website:

1 General Information

The details below serve to inform you of the type, extent and purpose of personal data that are collected and utilized on our website. Protection and safety of personal data enjoy high priority in our company so that we observe the legal prescription in force in Germany. The type of data collected and the aim of this collection are outlined below. Should further questions arise concerning data protection in the context of our internet presentation, please do not hesitate to contact our controller for data protection:

Ms. Birgit Hirt
GKS-Gemeinschaftskraftwerk Schweinfurt GmbH
Hafenstr. 30, 97424 Schweinfurt
Tel.: +49 9721 6580-168, E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Personal Data
Personal data comprise any information concerning an identified or identifiable natural person. A natural person is regarded as identifiable if he/she can be identified direct or indirect by means of assigned identification parameters. These are e.g. names, code numbers, locations, online-codes or one or more features revealing the physical, physiological, genetic, psychological, economic, cultural or social identity of these natural persons. A single feature is not necessarily sufficient to identify a person.

2 Data Collection on our Website

2.1 Who is responsible for the data collection on this website?
The operator of the website does data processing on this website. The contact data are available on the Imprint of this website.

2.2 How do we collect your data?
Data are collected automatically by our IT systems when the website is visited. They are detailed in subclause “Data Collection and Protocols”. Data collection is initiated automatically as soon as you enter the website.

2.3 For which purpose do we utilize your data?
Some of the data are collected to guarantee the faultless provision of the website. Other data may be used to analyse your behaviour as a website user.

2.4 Data collection and protocols
Whenever you call up a website, it is a technical must that you transfer data via your internet browser to our internet server. The following data are recorded for communication between your internet browser and our web server in the course of an existing connection:

  • complete IP number of the requesting computer
  • date and time of the request
  • name of the requested file
  • subpage from where the file was downloaded
  • state of access (File transferred, file not found, etc.)
  • applied web browser and applied operating system
  • amount of transferred data.

3 Analysis Tools

3.1 Google Analytics
This website utilizes functions of the web analysis services of Google Analytics. Provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies“. Storage of cookies from Google-Analytics is based on paragraph 6, clause 1, lit. f of the German DSGVO (Basic Ordinance on Data Protection). The operator of the website has a legitimate interest in the analysis of the user’s behaviour in order to optimize his web offers as well as his information.

3.2 Cookies
Some webpages use so-called cookies. Cookies do not cause damage to your computer and do not entrain viruses. They serve to make our website safer and more comfortable and effective. Cookies are short text files which are filed on your computer and stored by your browser. Cookies allow an analysis of your website use. The information on your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA where they are stored. Most of the cookies we apply are so-called „session cookies“. They are deleted automatically at the end of your visit to our website. Other cookies remain in the memory of your terminal until you clear them yourself. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit. You may program your browser to be informed about the installation of cookies, and you may permit cookies on a case-to-case basis. You may also reject cookies for defined applications or in general, and you may activate the automatic deletion of cookies when the browser is shut. If cookies are inactivated the practicality of this website may be limited. Based on paragraph 6, clause 1 lit. f of the German DSGVO, cookies are stored that are required for electronic communication or for availability of defined functions that you desire. The operator of the website has a legitimate interest in the storage of cookies for technically faultless and optimum availability of his services. Other types of cookies stored (e.g. cookies to analyse your surfing behaviour) are treated in a separate section of this data protection declaration.

4 Safety and Liability

4.1 Safety of your data
Any feasible best-practice safety measures, technical and organisational, are taken to protect the your personal data from the unfounded access of third parties.

4.2 Safety of e-mails
No data concerning the e-mail communication are stored via this website.

4.3 Information on, change of and clearing of your data
In the framework of legal regulations in force, you have a right at any time to get free-of-charge information about your personal data stored, about their origin and receiver as well as the purpose of data processing. Moreover, you have a right to have those data corrected, blocked or deleted which are not required for operational or safety-related performance. Should further questions arise in this context or with regard to personal data, you may contact us at any time via the address quoted in the Imprint.

4.4 Links GKS is not liable for the data protection practice or the contents of external websites the hyperlinks of which can be found on this website.

5. Technical Implementation

The company:

fbS computer service GmbH
Hohe Heide 8, 97506 Grafenrheinfeld
is in charge of the technical operation of our webserver to operate the website.

We ourselves established our internet presence with a Content Management System.

(Date: 15.07.2021)