Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy


Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications, Inc. (“Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications” or “we”), the owner and operator of the website, is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of its users, customers and visitors. This Privacy Policy describes what information Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications will collect from users, customers and visitors, and how we will use that information once it is collected.

What Website Does This Privacy Policy Apply To?

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users, customers and visitors (each, a “User” or “you”) of the website (the “Site”). This Privacy Policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to any website(s) owned and operated by third party suppliers, manufactures or distributors, even if such websites link to the Site or the Site contains links to those websites. Accordingly, this Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of any third party, affiliate, or business partner that Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications does not own or control.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using the Site, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use the Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this Privacy Policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit the Site, register on the Site, subscribe to the newsletter, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on the Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number. Users may, however, visit the Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with the Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to the Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

Web browser cookies

The Site may use “cookies” to enhance User experience. User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

Product Orders

When ordering a Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications’ catalog, article or other publication, or when subscribing to a Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications newsletter or electronic publication, you agree to have Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications share your name and email address with other third party businesses that assist Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications to process your request or deliver the publication and newsletters to you.  You may opt-out of receiving any electronic publication or newsletter by following the procedures contained in the newsletter or the email in which the newsletter is delivered; or by contacting Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications. If you receive communication from other businesses that Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications has shared your email with, you may request to unsubscribe from receiving those third party communications by responding to the third party directly or following that third-party’s unsubscribe instructions contained in the third party communication.

How we use collected information

We may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To improve customer service
    Information you provide helps Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • To personalize User experience
    We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on the Site.
  • To improve the Site
    We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
  • To process payments
    We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service.
  • To run a promotion, contest, survey or other Site feature
    To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.
  • To send periodic emails
    We may use the email address to send User information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications via the Site.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on the Site.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding Users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.  We may use third party service providers to help Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications operate its business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.

Disclosure of Your Personal Information

We may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) satisfy a legal order or comply with legal process; (b) defend the rights of Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications or its affiliates or business partners; or (c) protect the personal safety of Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications’ employees, agents, affiliates, business partners, customers or other Users.

Third party websites

Users may find advertising or other content on the Site that link to the sites and services of Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications’ partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from the Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to the Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.


Ads appearing on the Site may be delivered to Users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile non personal identification information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This Privacy Policy, and Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications’ collection and use of User information, shall be governed and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the United States and the State of Wisconsin.  Any disputes arising out of this Privacy Policy shall be adjudicated in a court of competent jurisdiction in the Eastern District of the State of Wisconsin.

Governing Language

Any translation of this Privacy Policy is done for local requirements and in the event of a dispute between the English and any non-English versions, the English version of this Privacy Policy shall govern.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications has the discretion to update this Privacy Policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Contacting Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of the Site, or your dealings with the Site, please contact us at:

Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications
20855 Watertown Rd. Suite 220 Waukesha, WI 53186
+1 262-754-4100

Removing or Updating Personal Information

If you believe your personal information is not accurate, or if you would like Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications to delete personal information collected by Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications through the Site, please contact us at or call +1 262-754-4100.

This document was last updated on November 22, 2013