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Management Board: Dr. Ingo Ederer, Rudolf Franz
Chairman of the Supervisory Board: Peter Nietzer
Registered office: Augsburg
Local court Augsburg: HRB 27999
VAT ID: DE 290474018
Liability for content
As a provider of services, we are responsible under the general law for our own content on these pages according to Section 7 paragraph 1 of the TMG, the German Telemedia Act. However, according to Sections 8 to 10 of the TMG, the German Telemedia Act, we as the service provider are not obliged to monitor transmitted or stored information from external sources, or to look for circumstances that indicate an unlawful activity.
The obligations for removing or blocking the use of information under general law remain unaffected. However, the relevant liability is only possible from the time of notification of a specific breach of the law. Upon being notified of such violations, we will remove such content immediately.
Liability for links
Our offering contains links to external websites of third parties, over the content of which we have no control. Therefore, we cannot accept any responsibility for such external content. The respective provider or owner of such linked pages is always responsible for their content. At the time of insertion of the link, the linked pages were examined for possible legal infractions. There was no apparent content in violation of the law at the time of insertion of the link. However, continuous monitoring of the contents of the linked pages without specific leads to a legal transgression is not reasonably feasible. Upon being notified of legal transgressions, we will remove such links immediately.
The content and works generated by the owner of this site on these pages is subject to German copyright. Copying, editing, distribution and any kind of use outside the boundaries of copyright requires the written consent of the author or creator as the case may be. Downloading and copying this site is permitted only for private, non-commercial use. If the contents on this page were not created by the owner, copyright of the third party will be respected.
In particular, contents belonging to third parties are marked as such. Should you nonetheless become aware of a copyright infringement, we request a corresponding notification.
Upon being notified of legal transgressions, we will remove such content immediately.
We, the owners of this site, take the privacy and protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data as confidential and handle it in compliance with the legal data protection regulations as well as with this data privacy declaration.
Using our website is generally possible without having to input any personal data. Wherever personal data (for example, name, address or e-mail addresses) are acquired on our pages, this is done on a voluntary basis as far as possible. This data will not be disclosed to third parties without your express consent.
We draw your attention to the fact that data transmission on the Internet (for example, during communication by e-mail) is subject to security vulnerability. Absolute protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.
Data privacy declaration for using Facebook plugins (Like button)
Plug-ins of the social network Facebook, provided by Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA, are integrated in our pages. The Facebook plugins are recognisable from the Facebook logo or the “Like” button on our site. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be seen here:
When you visit our pages, the plugin sets up a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. As a result, Facebook gets the information that you visited our page, with your IP address. If you click the Facebook “Like” button while you are logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the content of our pages to your Facebook profile. As a result, Facebook can record your visit to our pages and link it to your user account. We draw attention to the fact that as providers of the pages, we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or their use by Facebook. You can get additional information on this in the data privacy declaration of Facebook at: http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php.
If you do not want Facebook to record and link your visit to our pages to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.
Data privacy declaration for using Google Analytics
This website uses the functions of the Web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called "Cookies". These are text files that are saved on your computer and which facilitate an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and saved there.
However, if IP anonymization is activated on this website, then within the member states of the European Union, or in other signatory states of the European Economic Region treaty, Google will first abbreviate your IP address. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a server of Google in the USA and abbreviated there. On behalf of the owner of this website, Google will then use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports about the website activities and to provide additional services to the website owner related to the website usage and Internet usage.
Google will not combine the IP address transmitted from your browser as a part of Google Analytics with other data.
You can prevent cookies from being saved by a corresponding setting of your browser software, but we would like to point out that in such a case, you will not be able to use all the functions of this website to the fullest extent. Moreover, you can prevent the acquisition of the data generated by the cookie related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and its transmission to Google and the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de
Data privacy declaration for using Instagram
Functions of the Instagram service are integrated on our pages. These functions are offered by Instagram Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA, 94025, USA. If you are logged in to your Instagram account, you can link the contents of our pages with your Instagram profile by clicking the Instagram button. Consequently, Instagram can record your visit to our pages to your user account. We draw attention to the fact that as providers of the pages, we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or their use by Instagram.
You can get additional information on this in the data privacy declaration of Instagram:
Data privacy declaration for the use of LinkedIn
Our website uses functions of the LinkedIn network. The provider is LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Every time you invoke one of our pages containing functions of LinkedIn, a connection is set up to the servers of LinkedIn. LinkedIn will be informed that you have visited our Internet pages, with your IP address. When you click the “Recommend” button of LinkedIn and are logged in to your LinkedIn account, it is possible for LinkedIn to link your visit to our Internet pages to you and your user account. We draw attention to the fact that as providers of the pages, we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or their use by LinkedIn.
You can get additional information on this in the data privacy declaration of LinkedIn:
Data privacy declaration for the use of Pinterest
On our page, we use social plugins of the social network Pinterest from Pinterest Inc., 635 High Street, Palo Alto, CA, 94301, USA ("Pinterest").
If you go to a page that contains such a plugin, your browser sets up a direct connection with the servers of Pinterest. The plugin then transmits protocol data to the servers of Pinterest in the USA. These protocol data could possibly contain your IP address, the address of the websites visited, which also contain Pinterest functions, the type and settings of the browser, the date and time of the query, your method of using Pinterest as well as cookies.
You can find further information on the purpose, scope and further processing and use of the data by Pinterest, as well as your rights in this regard, and the possibilities available to you for protecting your privacy in the notes regarding data privacy of Pinterest:
Data privacy declaration for the use of Twitter
Functions of Twitter are integrated on our pages. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. Upon using Twitter and the “Retweet” function, the websites that you visit are linked to your Twitter account and made known to other users. Data are also transferred to Twitter in the process. We draw attention to the fact that as providers of the pages, we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or their use by Twitter. You can get additional information on this in the data privacy declaration of Twitter at http://twitter.com/privacy
You can change your data protection settings for Twitter in the account settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings .
Data privacy declaration for the use of Xing
Our website uses functions of the Xing network. The provider is XING AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Every time you invoke one of our pages containing the functions of Xing, a connection is set up to the servers of Xing. To our knowledge, personal data is not stored in this process.
In particular, IP addresses are not stored, neither is the user behaviour evaluated.
You can get further information on data privacy and the Xing Share button in Xing’s data privacy declaration at https://www.xing.com/app/share?op=data_protection
Data privacy declaration for the use of YouTube
Our website uses plugins of YouTube, operated by Google. The offering is from YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. If you visit one of our pages containing a YouTube plugin, a connection is set up to the YouTube servers. The YouTube server is notified which of our pages you visited.
If you are logged in to your YouTube account, you make it possible for YouTube to link your surfing behaviour directly to your personal profile. You can prevent that by logging out of your YouTube account.
Additional information on how user data are handled is available in the data privacy declaration of YouTube at https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy
Internet pages use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer in any way and do not contain any viruses. Cookies serve to make our offering user-friendlier, more effective and more secure. Cookies are small text files, which are stored on your computer and which your browser stores.
Most of the cookies used by us are the so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted at the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your end device until you delete them. These cookies make it possible for us to recognise your browser the next time you visit.
You can set your browser in such a way that you are informed when cookies are set, and can allow cookies only on a case-by-case basis, prohibit the acceptance of cookies in certain cases or in general, as well as activate the automatic deletion of cookies upon closing the browser. If cookies are disabled, the functionality of this website can get constrained.
If you send us queries using the contact form, we store the data from the query form including the contact data that you input in it for processing the query and for follow-up questions. We do not share or disclose these data without your consent.
Objection to spam mail
Use of the contact data published in the framework of the imprint obligation for sending advertising and information material that has not been expressly asked for is hereby prohibited. The publishers of the pages expressly reserve the right to legal recourse if unwanted advertising information is sent, such as in the form of spam email.
If you wish to subscribe to the newsletter offered on the webpage, we need your email address as well as information that helps us verify that you are the owner of the specified email address and agree to receiving the newsletter. No other data is recorded. We use these data exclusively for sending the requested information and do not disclose it to third parties.
You can withdraw at any time the permission that you have granted for storage of the data and the e-mail address as well as its use for sending the newsletter, using the “Unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.
General Terms and Conditions of Purchasing
1.1 These general terms and conditions of purchasing (hereinafter: T&Cs) apply to all contracts, and also to ancillary services, consultancy services and advice, which we, voxeljet AG, sign in the role of purchaser/buyer.
1.2 These T&Cs, and these T&Cs alone, apply to all contracts signed by us in the role of purchaser/buyer, even for ancillary services, consultancy services and advice. The order confirmation of the contractor/seller (hereinafter: contractor) simultaneously implies that our T&Cs have been recognised and become a part of the contract. Conflicting or deviating conditions of the contractor are hereby rejected. They will only become a part of the contract if we agree to them in writing in individual cases. Our T&Cs apply even if we accept the deliverable from the contractor without reservation in full knowledge of contrary or deviating conditions of the contractor.
1.3 Our T&Cs apply only to corporates (Section 14 of the German Civil Code), legal persons under public law, or public special funds within the meaning of Section 310 paragraph 1 sentence 1 of the German Civil Code.
1.4 Our T&Cs also apply to all future contracts with the contractor that we sign as the purchaser/buyer.
1.5 All agreements between us and the contractor, as well as supplements and changes to these agreements, must be in written form. This also applies to a waiver of the written form requirement.
2. ORDER AND ORDER CONFIRMATION
2.1 Our orders must be accepted/confirmed by the contractor promptly upon receipt. If we do not receive the order acceptance within one week of receipt of the order by the contractor, we reserve the right to withdraw the order. Verbal orders require our written confirmation to come into effect. Our order number must be specified in the order confirmation as well as in all correspondence.
2.2 We expressly reserve the right to demand changes to the deliverable in terms of design and execution from the contractor within reasonable bounds. If such a case occurs, the effects of these changes, especially additional or reduced costs as well as delivery dates, must be taken into account by mutual agreement and in a reasonable manner.
3. PRICES; PAYMENT TERMS; OFFSETS, RETENTION; REFUSAL OF PERFORMANCE
3.1 The prices agreed with the contractor are fixed prices and include dispatch, packing, transportation and insurance costs as well as import or export duties. We will accept additional claims only with an express written confirmation or an express written change in the purchase order.
3.2 Unless otherwise agreed in writing, we pay within 14 calendar days with a 3% discount or net within 30 calendar days. The payment due date will be calculated starting on the day on which the delivery or deliverable as well as the invoice have been received by us, or for a work contract, not earlier than on the day of acceptance. Our actions initiating payment will be definitive for our compliance with the payment due date. Receipt or acceptance of the deliverable has no connection with our payment in any way.
3.3 Payment will be made by bank transfer only.
3.4 If the deliverable is faulty, we are entitled to retain payment on a pro rata basis till proper fulfilment by the contractor.
3.5 If there is a delay in payment by us, the contractor can claim penal interest of maximum 5% p.a.
3.6 Assignment of receivables or debit mandates require our express consent.
3.7 The contractor is entitled to set-off rights, retention rights and the right to refuse performance only if his counterclaims are determined to be binding or are undisputed. In addition, the contractor is only entitled to exercise his right of retention to the extent to which his counterclaim is based on the same contract.
4. DELIVERY / PERFORMANCE; TIME LIMITS; DUE DATES; DELAY
4.1 All the deadlines, including intermediate and individual deadlines, agreed for the services of the contractor are binding and must be met by the supplier. Deadlines shall only be considered to have been met if the deliverable is available on the agreed date at the agreed location. If the supplier recognises or has to recognise that fulfilment of the deadline is in jeopardy, he must immediately notify us as such in writing, while also specifying the possible date of delivery of the deliverable. Even if we agree to the new delivery date, our claims for delayed performance remain unaffected. This point, no. 4.1, holds good correspondingly for due dates, including intermediate due dates and individual due dates, which have been agreed for the performances of the contractor.
4.2 If there is a default by the contractor, then after a reasonable grace period that is granted has elapsed without any effect, we are entitled, at our discretion, to withdraw from the contract and/or to demand damage compensation instead of the performance.
4.3 The supplier shall ensure, if he has delivered production equipment to us, that he is in a position to deliver the equipment or parts of the equipment as spare parts on reasonable terms for a period of 15 years following the termination of the supply relationship.
4.4 The contractor can only effectively invoke force majeure if its occurrence is proved to us not later than 24 hours before the agreed delivery date in specific and detailed format in writing or by fax. If the notification is not forwarded by the time specified in sentence 1, then the contractor can only invoke a case of force majeure if the force majeure can be proved to have occurred within the 24-hour period and was the cause of the delay in performance.
4.5 The contractor always has to carry out the delivery himself. Delivery of performance by a third party (supplier/subcontractor) needs our previous consent.
4.6 The contractor undertakes to deploy, in the framework of the contract, only employees and third parties entrusted in conformity with number 4.4 for whom all legal registration, disclosure and submission requirements have been correctly fulfilled in time.
5. DISPATCH, RISK ASSUMPTION, PACKING
5.1 Unless otherwise agreed, delivery will be free at the risk of the contractor to the agreed receiving address. Number 7 remains unaffected.
5.2 The contractor will take back all the packaging material at his cost. The place of performance for the take-back obligation applicable as per Section 4 of the Packaging Ordinance is the place of fulfilment (number 12.2).
6. QUALITY; DOCUMENTATION; PRODUCTION DOCUMENTS; DATA
6.1 The deliverables of the contractor must conform to the documents on which the contract is based, with regard to the agreed execution, quality, colouring, quantity and our technical specifications as well as (with lower priority) the contractor’s own technical specifications.
6.2 We shall get all the documents that the contractor has to hand over or make available to us according to the contract (operating and maintenance manuals, documentation, calibration and test certificates, plans etc.) in German. The contractor will bear the cost of the agreed translations into other languages. The contractor shall be liable for correct translation.
7. WORK CONTRACTS ACCEPTANCE
7.1 If installation, assembly or other work contracts are a part of the scope of the contract for the contractor, the following applies: A formal acceptance is always necessary. It can only be carried out after a test phase has ended successfully. A fictional or conclusive acceptance, especially from commencement of use, is prohibited. The transfer of risk takes place no earlier than at the time of acceptance. Our contractual penalty claims on the contractor remain unaffected even if we do not express reservations related to them at the time of acceptance.
8 WARRANTY CLAIMS; STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS
8.1 The contractor will undertake the warranty for his performance in accordance with the legal regulations. Over and above the obligations according to number 6.1, the contractor shall guarantee that his deliverables will have all the quality characteristics agreed in the contract as well as full functional capability.
8.2 A confirmation of payment or goods having been received do not represent approval.
8.3 We may return defective deliverables at the cost of the contractor. Notwithstanding the legal warranty claims, in cases where there is particular urgency and/or the threat of substantial damage, we are entitled to implement remedial performance in a manner that appears most suitable to us by way of fulfilment at the cost of the contractor.
8.4 The statute of limitations for our warranty claims for all deliverables of the supplier is uniformly 5 years, unless the law prescribes a longer period for the statute of limitations. The start of the statute of limitations depends on the legal regulations.
9. LIABILITY AND INSURANCE
9.1 The supplier shall guarantee that his products are free of defects within the meaning of the Product Liability Act. If a claim is filed against us owing to a defect or error in the deliverable of the contractor for liability regardless of fault/absolute liability, especially from product liability, the supplier will indemnify us to the fullest extent even without proof of culpability.
9.2 The contractor is liable for measures that we take for damage prevention and damage limitation (such as product recalls).
9.3 The supplier shall take out indemnity insurance covering at least the value of the deliverable and produce it upon demand.
10.1 The supplier has a responsibility to always - even in cases of doubt - treat all our technical, commercial and personal processes and relationships (which are not in the public domain), which become known to him from and in the context of the contractual relationship with us, as business and operational secrets, to keep them confidential and ensure that they are not disclosed to unauthorised third parties (including family members or co-workers not concerned with the matter). The obligation of secrecy continues even after the contract has ended.
10.2 If there is a culpable infraction of the obligation to secrecy, the contractor is obliged to pay a contractual penalty of 5% of the net order value for every single and individual infraction, unless he is able to prove that we will suffer very little or no damage as a result of the infraction. In any case, we shall always be entitled to demand restitution for the actual damage incurred.
11. COPYRIGHT OF THIRD PARTIES
The contractor shall be liable for ensuring that his deliverable does not infringe any domestic or foreign industrial copyright. If there is an infringement of third party copyright through the use of the contractor’s deliverable, then at our discretion, either the contractor must procure, at his own cost, the right to use of the copyright object, or alter the deliverable in such a way that there is no infringement of copyright of the third party. Moreover, the contractor also undertakes to release us or our customers as the case may be from all damage compensation claims that result from an infraction of a domestic or foreign copyright from the use of his deliverable.
12. TRANSFER OF OWNERSHIP
The deliverable becomes our property upon delivery. A declaration of extended ownership retention requires our written consent for it to be valid. If we make any parts, assemblies etc. available for completion of the supplied object, they remain our property.
13. FORCE MAJEURE
Force majeure, operational disturbances over which we have no control, disorder, actions by government authorities and other circumstances beyond our control release us from the responsibility of timely acceptance for the duration of their existence. Notwithstanding our other rights, during such events as well as within two weeks after they have ended, we are entitled to withdraw partially or wholly from the contract, insofar as these events are not of an inconsiderable duration, and as a result, our requirement reduces substantially owing to the consequential procurement from other sources.
The provisions in no. 13.1 also apply in case of industrial disputes.
14. LANGUAGE; PLACE OF PERFORMANCE; PLACE OF JURISDICTION; APPLICABLE LAW
14.1 German is the language for negotiation and the language of the contract. The language for execution of the contract is also German.
14.2 The place of performance for all performance responsibilities of the contractor is Augsburg.
14.3 If the contractor is a merchant, Augsburg is the sole place of jurisdiction for all disputes arising directly or indirectly from the contractual relationship. This will apply regardless of the merchant attribute even if the contractor shifts his domicile or habitual residence to a foreign country or his domicile or habitual residence are not known at the time of filing a complaint. We are likewise also entitled to file the complaint at the general place of jurisdiction of the contractor.
14.4 All legal relations or legal actions resulting from and in the relationship between us and the contractor are subject solely to the law of the Federal Republic of Germany, with the exception of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG).