PYRAMIS METALLOURGIA A.E. Privacy Policy in accordance with GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)

About us
This privacy policy applies to the websites (“Site”) operated by PYRAMIS METALLOURGIA A.E. (PYRAMIS) and to the processing of personal information by Pyramis as contemplated in this privacy policy. For the purposes of this policy, PYRAMIS defines the term “Visitor” as an individual that visits this website
For PYRAMIS the privacy and security of our website visitors are of paramount importance. PYRAMIS is committed to protecting the data you share with us. This privacy policy explains how processes information that can be used to directly or indirectly identify an individual (personal data) collected through use of its website and platform.
Any information stored on the PYRAMIS website is treated as confidential. All information is stored securely and is accessed by authorized personnel only. PYRAMIS implements and maintains appropriate technical, security and organisational measures to protect personal data against unauthorized or unlawful processing and use, and against accidental loss, destruction, damage, theft or disclosure.

Collection and use
By visiting the website only, you consent to the collection and use of your personal data as described herein. If you do not agree with the terms set out herein, please do not visit this website. PYRAMIS may collect and keep record of visitors to its website for the purpose of reporting and statistics, used as a base for marketing and developing the website. We may record your IP address and use cookies. PYRAMIS may add information collected by way of page-view activity. Furthermore, PYRAMIS may collect and process any personal data that you volunteer to us in our website’s forms, such as when you register for events or sign up for information and newsletters.
Such personal data may comprise:
  • your IP address,
  • your name and surname
  • your email address
  • your country
  • your company
  • your status (weather you are individual, retailer or manufacturer)

Purpose of processing personal data
PYRAMIS gathers data through Google Analytics about visits to the website, including numbers of visitors and visits, geo-location data, length of time spent on the site, pages clicked on or where visitors have come.
PYRAMIS uses the collected data to communicate with visitors and to improve its website by analyzing how visitors navigate its website. PYRAMIS sometimes uses the collected non-personal information to improve the design and content of the Site and to personalise the experience of the Visitor.

Sharing personal data
The personal information that you provide will be available to Pyramis, our affiliated companies and trusted third party service providers and contractors for the following purposes:
  • to process enquiries received via the Sites
  • to register you for and send you newsletters
  • to conduct market research and business development
  • to provide you with information about products and promotions that may be of interest to you from ourselves
  • in connection with surveys related to our products and the Sites
  • any other purpose indicated at the time you voluntarily provide your personal information

We may from time to time use your personal information to send you automated email messages or marketing materials regarding our services and the services of third party suppliers, in each case with your prior consent. These email messages may contain features that help us make sure you received and were able to open the message.
You may opt out of receiving such marketing email messages at any time, free of charge, by replying to the message with “unsubscribe” in the subject line, or by following the instructions in any marketing communication.

Cookies are small pieces of information sent by a website to a visitor’s hard disk. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. By continuing to visit the website, you agree to the placement of cookies on your device. If you choose not to accept our cookies, we cannot guarantee that your experience will be as fulfilling as it would otherwise be.

Links to other sites
Please be aware that while visiting our site, visitors can follow links to other sites that are beyond our sphere of influence. PYRAMIS is not responsible for the content or privacy policy of these other sites.

Processing in the European Economic Area (EEA)
From May 25th, 2018, the EU Directive 95/46/EC and local legislation based on the Directive will be replaced by the Regulations (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April, 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). PYRAMIS processes personal data as defined in the Directive and the GDPR:
PYRAMIS adheres to the 95/46/EC Directive of 1995 and the GDPR from May 25th, 2018. Consequently, all data collected by PYRAMIS through invitations, registrations or surveys will be stored exclusively in secure hosting facilities. 
PYRAMIS has a data processing agreement in place with its provider, ensuring compliance with the Directive. All hosting is performed in accordance with the highest security regulations.

Retention and deletion
PYRAMIS will not retain data longer than is necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected or as required by applicable laws or regulations. For respondent data, the PYRAMIS has control of the purpose for collecting data, and the duration for which the personal data may be kept.

Acceptance of these Conditions
We assume that all visitors of our website, powered by PYRAMIS, have carefully read this document and agree to its contents. If someone does not agree with this privacy policy, they should refrain from using our website and platform. We reserve the right to change our privacy policy as necessity dictates. Continued use of the PYRAMIS website after having been informed of any such changes to these conditions implies acceptance of the revised privacy policy. Legal obligation to disclose personal information
We will reveal a user’s personal information without his/her prior permission only when we have reason to believe that the disclosure of this information is required to establish the identity of, to contact or to initiate legal proceedings against a person or persons who are suspected of infringing rights or property belonging to PYRAMIS or to others who could be harmed by the user’s activities or of persons who could (deliberately or otherwise) transgress upon these rights and property. We are permitted to disclose personal information when we have good reason to believe that this is legally required.

For Further Information
If you have any further questions regarding the data the PYRAMIS keeps, or how it is used, then please feel free to contact us by email at: