Information pursuant to § 5 of the TMG (Tele Media Act by German law):
PTH Prüftechnischer Handel GmbH
Vennstraße 52
46499 Hamminkeln

Represented by:
Mr. Benedikt Kürwers

Phone: +49 (0) 2857 – 902721-0
Fax: +49 (0) 2857 – 902721-90

Commercial register:
Local Court of Duisburg
Value Added Tax Identification Number (VAT ID) pursuant to § 27,
paragraph a, of the Umsatzsteuergesetz (Value Added Tax Act by German law): DE814516720

Liability for internal content
Pursuant to § 7, paragraph 1 of the TMG, we as service providers are liable for our own content on these pages in accordance with general laws. However, pursuant to §§ 8 to 10 of the TMG, we as service providers are not obliged to monitor third-party information provided or stored on our website or to search for circumstances that might indicate unlawful activities.
This is without prejudice to obligations to remove or block the use of information in accordance with general laws. A liability relating to this applies only from the date of knowledge of a specific infringement. Should any such infringements be noted, the contents concerned will be removed at once.

Liability for external links
Our website contains links to websites of third parties („external links“) which content is not under our control. We therefore cannot assume any liability for such external content. In all cases, the provider of information of the linked websites is liable for the content provided. At the time of linking, the external pages were checked for potential law infringements. Also, at this particular time no infringements of the law were recognizable to us. However, permanent content-related control of the linked pages is not reasonable without concrete clues of a violation of law. We have no influence whatsoever on the design and content of these external pages. We take no responsibility for these contents.

The content and works published on this website are governed by the copyright laws of Germany. Any duplication, processing, distribution or any form of utilization beyond the scope of copyright law shall require the prior written consent of the author or creator in question. Downloads and copies of this page are only permitted for private, uncommercial use.
Insofar as contents from this website are not created by the operator, all copyrights from third parties will be noted. Especially contents from third parties will be marked as such. Should you nevertheless become aware of a copyright infringement, we ask you for a corresponding message. As soon as an infringement of the law becomes known to us, we will immediately remove the content in question.


Data protection
The operators of these pages take the protection of your data very seriously. We treat your personal information confidentially and according to the legal data security regulations as well as this privacy statement. The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. If possible, collecting personal data (like name, address or e-mail addresses) is always done on a voluntary basis. No personal data will be forwarded to any third parties without your express consent.
We would like to point out that the transmission of data via the Internet (e. g., by e-mail) can offer security vulnerabilities. It is therefore impossible to safeguard the data completely against access by third parties.

In several places our web pages use so called cookies. These cookies do not cause any harm to your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are help to make our service more user-friendly, more effective and secure. Your browser stores these small text files on your computer.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies” which are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies are permanent: they remain on your computer until you delete them. These cookies enable us to identify your browser when you visit us again.
You can set your browser to inform you when a cookie is saved and that cookies are only accepted in individual cases. You can also disable all or certain types of cookies or activate the automatic cookie deletion when the browser is closed. However, the deactivation of cookies may restrict the functionality of our website.

Contact form
When you send us an inquiry using the contact form, we store your provided information including your indicated contact details for the purpose of dealing with the query and in case of follow-up questions. We do not pass your personal data without your consent.

Privacy statement for the use of Facebook plugins (like-button)
In several places of our web pages plugins of the social network Facebook, provider Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA, are integrated. The plugins are indicated on our page by the Facebook logo or the “like button”. Here you can find an overview of Facebook plugins:
When you visit our website, the plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Thereby Facebook receives the information that you have visited our website with your IP address. While you are logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our website to your Facebook profile by clicking on the “like button”. In this way Facebook can associate your access to our website with your Facebook account. We would like to point out that we as service providers do not receive any information about the content and use of the transferred data by Facebook. You can find additional information in Facebook’s privacy policy via
In case you do not wish Facebook to associate your access to our website with your Facebook account, please sign off of your Facebook account.

Privacy statement for the use of XING
Our website uses features of the social network XING. The provider is the XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Every access to our pages that include XING features establishes a connection to the XING servers. To our knowledge, no personal information is stored during this process. In particular, no IP addresses will be stored and no user behavior is evaluated. You can find additional information concerning data protection and the XING share button in XING’s privacy policy via

SSL encryption
For the purpose of security and to protect confidential content (for example user inquires) this website uses an SSL encryption. An encrypted connection is established when your browser changes the URL from “http://” to “https://” and when the padlock icon appears in your browser line. As soon as the SSL encryption is activated, your transmitted data cannot be accessed by third parties.