WIEE is delighted that you have visited our website. Thank you for your interest in our company.

At WIEE, data protection is of the utmost importance. This document is designed to provide you with information on how we implement data protection in our company, what information we record while you are browsing our website, and how this information is used. Your personal data is only used in the following cases below and will not be used in any other cases without your explicit approval.

Data collection
When you visit the WINGAS website, general information is collected automatically which is not stored as personal related data. The web servers record the following data by default:

  • The name of your internet service provider
  • The website from which you visited us
  • The websites which you visit when you are with us
  • Your IP address

This anonymous information is analysed, and used solely for the purpose of improving the attractiveness, content and functionality of our website.

Collection and processing of personal data
Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). This service uses cookies, text files that are stored on your computer and allow your use of the website to be analyzed.

The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to a server from Google in the USA and stored there. Google uses this information in order to analyze your use of the website and produce reports on the website activities for WINGAS. Google will also transfer this data to third parties if necessary, provided that this is legally mandated or insofar as third parties have been commissioned by Google to process this data.

Under no circumstances will Google connect your IP address with other data from Google.

You can prevent the installation of cookies through an appropriate setting in your browser; but this may prevent the full use of all the functions of this website. By using this website you declare your agreement with the processing of the data collected about you by Google in the manner previously described and for the purposes previously mentioned.

You can object to the collection and use of your IP address by Google Analytics at any time and with immediate effect for the future. For further information please see: 

Additionally, personal data is only collected and stored when you provide us with this data of your own accord, such as part of a registration, job application, filling out a form, sending e-mails, ordering products or services, making inquiries or requesting material.

The database and its contents remain at our company and our provider. Your personal data will not be made available in any form to third parties by us or persons commissioned by us.

Data Retention
We store personal data for as long as it is necessary to perform a service that you have requested or for which you have granted your permission, providing that no legal requirements exist to the contrary such as in the case of retention periods required by trade or tax regulations.

WIEE deploys technical and organizational security measures to protect the information you have made available from being manipulated unintentionally or intentionally, lost, destroyed or accessed by unauthorized persons. Where personal data is being collected and processed, the information will be transferred in encrypted form in order to prevent misuse of the data by a third party. Our security measures are continuously reviewed and revised in line with the latest technology.

Right to obtain and correct information
You have the right to obtain information on all of your stored personal data, and if necessary to amend it. To do this, just send an email to the email address indicated in the imprint or to the person in charge of data protection (see below for the relevant contact details).

If you have any questions or ideas, please refer to the data protection representative at WINGAS GmbH (wiee[at]wiee.ch), who will be pleased to help you. The continuous development of the Internet makes it necessary for us to adjust our data protection rules from time to time. We reserve the right to implement appropriate changes at any time.

The Data Protection Officer at WIEE
Stefan Merz