Privacy Statement

Hornbill Engineering is committed to protecting your privacy. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Hornbill Engineering web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Hornbill Engineering website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

The collection of your Personal Information

Hornbill Engineering collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Hornbill Engineering also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your Post Code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Hornbill Engineering. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. Hornbill Engineering uses this information for the operation of its service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Hornbill Engineering web site.

The use of your Personal Information

Hornbill Engineering collects and uses your personal information to operate the Hornbill Engineering web site and deliver the services you have requested. Hornbill Engineering also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Hornbill Engineering. Hornbill Engineering may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Hornbill Engineering does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Hornbill Engineering may, from time to time, contact you about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.

Hornbill Engineering does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Hornbill Engineering keeps track of the web sites its customers visit within Hornbill Engineering. This data is used to deliver customised content and advertising within Hornbill Engineering to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Hornbill Engineering will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Hornbill Engineering or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Hornbill Engineering; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Hornbill Engineering, or the public.

The use of Cookies

The Hornbill Engineering web site uses "cookies" to help you personalise your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalise Hornbill Engineering pages, or register with Hornbill Engineering site or services, a cookie helps Hornbill Engineering to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Hornbill Engineering web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Hornbill Engineering features that you customised.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Hornbill Engineering services or Web sites you visit.

For full details of the cookies in use on this website, please see use of cookies.

The security of your Personal Information

Hornbill Engineering secures your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. Hornbill Engineering secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Hornbill Engineering will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Hornbill Engineering networks limited encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Hornbill Engineering is protecting your information.

Contact Information

At Hornbill Engineering, we welcome your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Hornbill Engineering has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Hornbill Engineering via the contact page.

Use Of Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

The Hornbill Engineering website uses the following cookies:

Item Purpose More Information
X-Mapping-dpapdcgi This cookie is used by our hosting provider to track which clustered server our site is served from. The string of eight characters at the end of the cookie name will vary. Disabling this cookie may cause an interruption in service.  
Google Analytics (__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmv, __utmz) Collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. Google Analytics Privacy Policy. You can choose to opt out of Google Analytics.
0676727dc249d8803a5ef5eb32edfd2a This is a “session” cookie required for the correct operation of our site. The actual letters and numbers used will vary, but this will always be 32 characters long.  
cc_cookie_accept or cc_cookie_decline These cookies are created when a user chooses "Accept Cookies" or "Deny Cookies" in the cookie preference bar at the top of the web page. The cookie is used to remember your preference for future visits to the web site.  

You can choose to accept or decline the use of non-essential cookies using the cookie preference bar at the top of the web page.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit

Current EU law requires websites to ask for permission before setting nearly all cookies and equivalent technologies. Many websites and technologies violate the law in their current form.

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