Privacy Policy OPRA Turbines

1               Introduction

This Privacy Policy only applies to OPRA and its website, this means that links to other websites fall outside our scope.

2               Data controller, processor information and contact

The data controller and processor are OPRA Turbines BV operating in the Netherlands.

Postal address: Haaksbergerstraat 71, 7554 PA  Hengelo, The Netherlands

Email address:

3               Why OPRA processes your data

OPRA needs to process your data for commercial information, such as subscribing to our newsletter to keep you informed about exciting new events happening and to keep information about your preferences.

OPRA require certain information in order to provide the best service and functionality. However, we always put the emphasis on consent.

4               What data collected

OPRA Turbines collects the following data:

  • Personal identification information: name and email address.
  • Other data provided by you in the preferences: location, phone number, etc.

5               How data is collected

5.1         How it’s collected

OPRA only collects the data provided by you. This is done when you:

  • register via the website to gain access to our resources;
  • apply for the newsletter;
  • use our website via your browser’s cookies;
  • voluntarily provide us information via email or phone call;
  • attend an OPRA webinar, exhibition or show.

Other indirect sources are:

  • from contractual partners.

5.2         Lawful basis for processing your personal data

OPRA processes your personal data for various reasons as previously mentioned. We can only do this based on a legal base.

When applying for the OPRA newsletter, we request your consent to process your personal data.When you enter into a contract with OPRA we need to process personal data to meet the contractual obligations set out.OPRA needs to abide to legal obligations and for certain obligations we need to provide personal data. The same applies when it’s necessary in the public interest or if it’s ordered by the appropriate authorities. Lastly, for purposes of legitimate interest we process certain personal data.

6               How OPRA uses your data

The data collected via marketing sources are used for:

  • email marketing campaign
  • to send webinar invitations.

The data collected via sales sources are used:

  • to look for sales opportunities
  • to look for aid
  • to keep track of future, ongoing, finished, projects and leads

7               How data is stored

7.1         Data storage

OPRA securely stores all data, including your personal data at OPRA Turbines office in Hengelo, the Netherlands on a secured local drive. Only those with specific competences are allowed access to this data.

Moreover, OPRA specifically stores personal data for sales purposes on Salesforce.

7.2         Time period

OPRA stores your personal data only for a specified time period.

OPRA keeps and processes your personal data used for marketing purposes, such as the newsletter and the access to OPRA resources until you unsubscribe or change your preferences. After the alteration in preferences, we will fully alter or erase all your data.

OPRA keeps and processes your personal data used for sales purposes for the time OPRA finds it necessary and until it’s proportional.

8               Data transfers with thirds

In order to comply with the purposes described in this Privacy Policy, we need to grant access to your personal data to OPRA entities and third parties who support us for the services we offer, namely:

  • Financial institutions,
  • Fraud detection and prevention agencies,
  • Suppliers of technological services,
  • Service providers and partners of service providers in the field of logistics, transport and deliveries/or their partner institutions,
  • Employees in the field of marketing and publicity
  • Controllers

If our service providers or other contacts are located in countries outside the European Union where the level of data protection is not similar to that under European Union law, we ensure that we only transfer your data with your consent and with the appropriate guarantees using the most appropriate international instruments for this data transfer as instructed by the General Data Protection Regulation.

9               Your data protection rights

OPRA works on keeping your personal data confidential as well as to ensure that you can exercise your rights. These rights are the following:

  • The right to access you have the right to request OPRA for copies of all your personal data we collect.
  • The right to rectification: you have the right to request OPRA to correct any information you believe is inaccurate or untrue. You can also add onto the personal data.
  • The right to restrict processing: you have the right to restrict processing of personal data under certain conditions.
  • The right to object to processing: you have the right to object to OPRA’s processing of personal data under certain conditions. This also includes withdrawing your consent to OPRA processing your data.
  • The right to erasure: you have the right to request for erasure of your personal data that OPRA has.

To exercise your rights, you can contact at We have five (5) business days to respond to your request and will communicate how this process goes. Be aware that for certain services we provide, we need to process your data.

10    Cookies: why, what, manage

10.1     Why?

We make use of cookies to facilitate your browsing on the OPRA website; understand how you interact with the website and in certain cases save previous settings for accessing our resources.

10.2     What?

A cookie is a text file placed on your device to collect standard Internet log information and your behavior information. They do not do any damage to your device.

10.3     Manage cookies

If you prefer to not use cookies, you can change this in your bowser’s settings and remove the cookies. Bear in mind that some services OPRA provides will not function without cookies.

11          Changes to privacy policy

OPRA can change our Privacy Policy and the information within this policy when OPRA deem it appropriate or necessary. When we do update our policy, OPRA will publish the relevant changes made on our website, and you will be able to thoroughly review these.

12          Sensitive personal data

Be aware that OPRA rarely asks sensitive personal data from you, these being racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, genetic or biometric data. If you think an agent or any other source asks for any of these types of information, please contact OPRA at