Heidelberg Materials Romania S.A. - Website Cookies Policy

What are cookies?

Our website1 uses so-called cookies or comparable techniques (together referred herein to as “Cookies”), which we need for certain functions of the website, but also cookies in order to be able to analyze the use of the website by visitors. A cookie is a file that stores certain information on the user's access device (PC, tablet, smartphone, etc.). If our website is accessed by the user's device, the server on our website can evaluate the information stored in the cookie in various ways e.g., users can be recognized or user behavior can be tracked based on cookies.

Deactivation of certain cookies can lead to restrictions in the functions or user-friendliness of our website.

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Legal basis for the use of cookies on our website

Our website uses cookies on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause b) of the GDPR that are necessary for the operation of this website. You cannot turn off these necessary cookies. In addition, art. 4 and 5 of Law no. 506/2004 on personal data processing and protection of private life in the electronic communications sector (“Law 506/2004”) applies. If you click within our cookie banner on the button “Necessary cookies only”, the cookie banner disappears.

All other cookies are only set if you have given us your consent. When you visit our website for the first time, a cookie banner is displayed, in which you can make the desired cookie settings and review detailed information on individual cookies (e.g. description of the cookie, purpose, storage period). In addition to the necessary cookies described above, we have also preset the comfort cookies so that you can use our website as comfortably as possible. By clicking on "Confirm selection" you give us your consent in accordance with art. 4 Para 5 Clause a) of Law 506/2004 in conjunction with Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause a) of the GDPR and the pre-selected comfort cookies are set. If you want to change this default setting, you can do this directly in the cookie banner by selecting or deselecting the corresponding cookie category. If you click on the "Accept all" button, you are giving us your consent in accordance with art. 4 Para 5 Clause a) of Law 506/2004 in conjunction with Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause  a) of the GDPR to the setting of further cookies (e.g., statistical cookies). 

If you give your consent to the setting of cookies according to art. 4 Para 5 Clause a) of Law 506/2004, further processing takes place on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 Clause 1 a) of the GDPR.

Unless you give your consent, with the exception of the necessary cookies, no cookies are set and data transmission is excluded.

Categories of cookies on this website

  1. ”Necessary” cookies are required to activate the core functionality of the website. An opt-out from these technologies is not available.
  2. ”Preferences” cookies allow a Website to store information that changes the behavior or appearance of the Website, such as your preferred language or the region in which you are located.
  3. “Analytics” cookies. In order to further improve our offer and our website, we collect anonymous data for statistics and analyses. With the help of these cookies we can, for example, determine the number of visitors and the effect of certain pages on our website and optimize our content.
  4. ”Marketing” cookies are usually used to show you advertisements that match your interests. When you visit another website, your browser's cookie is recognized and you are shown selected ads based on the information stored in that cookie (Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 a GDPR).

The table below shows the cookies we use on the Site and why we use them:

Cookie name

Cookie source


Expiry date

_2BCookieSettings 2B-Advice This cookie stores the state and version of the user´s cookie consent for the current domain. 1 Year
vendor/mtiFontTrackingCode.js Monotype Imaging Holdings To display texts and fonts on our websites we use font.com from Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. based in the USA (hereinafter: Monotype). This service is subject to a fee and is paid according to page views by users. For this purpose, a so-called Javascript is active on our websites, which enables Monotype to count the page views of the users. In this context no personal data are processed. The IP-address, from which a page request takes place, is stored in anonymous form. Session
__cf_bm Cloudflare The __cf_bm cookie is a cookie necessary to support Cloudflare Bot Management. This cookie helps manage incoming traffic that matches criteria associated with bots. 30 Minutes
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Youtube (Google) Google cookie used to determine bandwidth restrictions in order to provide the appropriate interface. 6 Months
iutk Issuu Recognises the user's device and what Issuu documents have been read. 6 Months
CONSENT Youtube (Google) Google cookie used to determine cookie consent state. 2 Years
_gat Google Google Analytics cookie that throttles request rate on high traffic sites thus limiting data collection. 1 Minute
collect Google Google Analytics cookie that determines a visitor's device and behavior. Used to track the visitor across both devices and marketing channels. Session
_gat_UA-* Google Google Analytics cookie that provide technical monitoring. 2 Minutes
_gid Google Google Analytics cookie that identifies the visitor. 1 Day
_ga Google Google Analytics cookie that assigns a randomly generated number for visitor, session, and campaign tracking. 2 Years
analytics.js Google Analytics Analytics.js is a JavaScript library that is used to measure users' interactions with the website. Session
YSC Youtube (Google) Google cookie used for embedded YouTube videos. Session
How the cookie banner works and how long your settings are stored

Your settings made via the banner remain saved for the duration of the lifetime of the respective cookie, which you have consented to saving, and the banner will not appear when you visit our website again. After this period or if you have deleted the cookie in another way, the banner reappears, and you will be asked again to make your cookie settings.

Checking and changing your cookie settings / revoking your consent

There are various ways to prevent the setting of cookies, to delete cookies that have already been set and to make customized cookie settings.

On the one hand, you can adjust the general cookie settings via your browser and / or delete cookies that have already been set in your browser.

You can make individual settings for the individual categories of cookies on this website here. At this point, you can access your settings and make adjustments at any time or revoke your already given consent.

For mobile devices, you can also set the authorizations for the apps installed on your device via the settings of your mobile device.

Information on the Controller and the further handling of your personal data can be found in our privacy policy

1 The statements in this Policy also relate to the use of applications by mobile devices and apply accordingly.