This website privacy policy describes how Farid Hillend Engineering Limited protects and makes use of the information you give the company when you use this website. If you are asked to provide information when using this website, it will only be used in the ways described in this privacy policy. This policy is updated from time to time. The latest version is published on this page. This website privacy policy was updated on: 24th May 2018. If you have any questions about this policy, please email or write to: Farid Hillend Engineering Limited, Taxi Way, Hillend Industrial Estate, Dunfermline, Fife, KY11 9ES, United Kingdom.

We gather and use certain information about individuals in order to provide products and services and to enable certain functions on this website. We also collect information to better understand how visitors use this website and to present timely, relevant information to them.

What data we gather
We may collect the following information:
• Name and job title
• Contact information including email address
• Demographic information, such as postcode, preferences and interests
• Website usage data
• Other information relevant to client enquiries
• Other information pertaining to special offers and surveys

How we use this data
Collecting this data helps us understand what you are looking from the company, enabling us to deliver improved products and services. Specifically, we may use data:
• For our own internal records.
• To improve the products and services we provide.
• To contact you in response to a specific enquiry.
• To customise the website for you.
• To send you promotional emails about products, services, offers and other things we think might be relevant to you.
• To send you promotional mailings or to call you about products, services, offers and other things we think might be relevant to you.
• To contact you via email, telephone or mail for market research reasons.

This website uses cookies for specific and limited purposes, to offer the user easier navigation and for statistical analysis of data in aggregate and anonymous form.

Cookies are small text files containing encrypted information that are sent to a computer browser.

The main cookies features are:

  • They allow the user to navigate efficiently from one page to another of the website.
  • They store the user’s preferences and other related information.
  • They allow the user to avoid entering the same information (such as username and password) several times during the surfing on the website.
  • They measure the use of the services by the users, to optimize the browsing experience and the services themselves.

There are various types of cookies but basically the main purpose of a cookie is to help the site to work more effectively and to enable certain technical features. The following types of cookies can be used from our website.

Cookies used by this website





Tipo di cookie


This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visted in an anonymous form.

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This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.

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These cookies keep track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.  Google Analytics uses the information from this cookie to calculate information such as time of day and visits to purchase.

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this cookie is used to store the user language settings

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This cookie stores the language of the country from which the website is accessed. This allows you to view the content in your language.

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Technical cookies

These types of Cookies are necessary for proper functionality in certain areas of our website. Cookies in this category include both persistent cookies and session cookies. In the absence of such cookies, the site or some portions of it may not work properly. Therefore, they are always used, regardless of user preferences. The cookies in this category are always sent from our domain.

The Internet site may include components and cookies transmitted by Google Analytics; the Web traffic Analysis service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). These cookies are used only in order to monitor and improve the performance of the site in aggregate form. For more information, please see the link below: 

The user can selectively disable the Google Analytics action by installing the opt-out component provided by Google on their browser. To disable the Google Analytics tracking, please download the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on:

Cookies for storing preferences: (functional cookies) are cookies useful to promote the effective use of the site by the user and thus promote the personalized browsing experience. They are used, for example, to keep track of the chosen language.

Analytical and Performance cookies

These types of Cookies are used to collect information about the use of the site. The data controller can use this information for statistical analysis, to improve the site and simplify its use, as well as to monitor its proper functionality. This type of cookie collects anonymous information about the activity of the users in the site and how they arrived at the site and the pages visited. Cookies in this category are sent from the site itself or from third-party domains.

Third party cookie

This type of cookie integrates features developed by third parties within the pages of the site such as icons and preferences expressed in the social networks in order to share site contents or for the use of third-party software services (such as the software for mapping the Company Offices, and additional software that offer additional services). These cookies are sent from third-party domains and from partner sites that offer their functionality between the pages of the Site. The management of information collected by "third parties" is governed by the relevant third-party privacy and cookie policies. The presence of these plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites managed by third parties. To ensure greater transparency and accessibility, please find below the web addresses for the consultation of the third parties’ privacy and cookie policies.

Privacy Policy Google: 


Cookie enablement and disablement by using the Web Browser

There are several ways to manage cookies and other tracking technologies. Changing your browser settings, you can accept or reject cookies or decide to receive a warning message before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. Remember that completely disabling cookies in your browser may not be able to use all our interactive features. If you use multiple computers at different locations, make sure that each browser is set to suit your preferences. You can delete all cookies installed in your browser's cookies folder. Each browser has different procedures for managing settings. Click on one of the links below to get specific instructions. Microsoft Windows Explorer or Edge Google Chrome Mozilla Firefox Apple Safari If you are not using any of the browsers listed above, select ' cookies ' in the relevant Help section to find out where your cookie folder is located.

Cookie enablement and disablement by using third party services

In addition to being able to use the tools provided by the browser to enable or disable individual cookies we inform you that the site lists the main providers who work with Website managers to collect and use useful information for the enjoyment of behavioral advertising.

You can disable or activate all companies or alternatively adjust individual preferences for each company.

To do so you can use the tool that is on the page


The data controller is the company Farid Industrie Spa with registered office in Turin, Via Moncalieri 109, Italy. For any information in relation to this privacy policy or relating to the processing of personal data carried out by the Data Controller, the user can address an e-mail to  


Who do we share your personal data with?

We only share your personal data with trusted service providers (e.g. our IT provider who supports our website) and data processors that are GDPR compliant.

We provide only the information they need to perform their specific services. They may only use your data for the exact purposes we specify in our contract with them.

If we stop using their services, any of your data held by them will either be deleted or rendered anonymous.

Controlling information about you
When you fill in a form or provide your details on our website, you will see one or more tick boxes allowing you to:
• Opt-in to receive marketing communications from us by email, telephone, text message or post.
• Opt-in to receive marketing communications from our third-party partners by email, telephone, text message or post.
If you have agreed that we can use your information for marketing purposes, you can change your mind easily, via one of these methods:
• Sign in to our website and change your opt-in settings.
• Send an email to
• Write to us at: Farid Hillend Engineering Limited, Taxi Way, Hillend Industrial Estate, Dunfermline, Fife, KY11 9ES, United Kingdom.
We will never lease, distribute or sell your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or the law requires us to. Any personal information we hold about you is stored and processed under our data protection policy, in line with the General Data Protection Regulation 2018.

We will always hold your information securely. To prevent unauthorised disclosure or access to your information, we have implemented strong physical and electronic security safeguards. We also follow stringent procedures to ensure we work with all personal data in line with the General Data Protection Regulation 2018.

Links from our site
Our website may contain links to other websites. Please note that we have no control of websites outside of our domain. If you provide information to a website to which we link, we are not responsible for its protection and privacy. Always be wary when submitting data to websites. Read the site’s data protection and privacy policies fully.