Privacy Policy & Cookies


This privacy policy sets out how Shipyard De Hoop uses and protects any information that you give in connection with the use of this website.
Shipyard De Hoop is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. In the event that Shipyard De Hoop ask you to provide certain information, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Shipyard De Hoop reserves the right to change this policy from time to time by updating this page. Please check this page on a regular base to ensure that you agree with any changes. This policy is effective from 1st February 2013.


Shipyard De Hoop may collect the following information:
• Name and job title
• Contact information, including email address
• Demographic information such as postcode,
• preferences and interests
• Other information relevant to customer
• surveys and/or offers


Shipyard De Hoop requires this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, in particular for the following reasons:
• Internal record keeping
• Improving products and services
• Communicating with you
• Market(ing) research purposes


Shipyard De Hoop is committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, Shipyard De Hoop has suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard, secure and protect the information we collect.


A cookie is a small file, which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Shipyard De Hoop uses traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps to analyse data about webpage traffic and improve the website in order to tailor it to customer needs. Shipyard De Hoop only uses this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help Shipyard De Hoop provide you with a better website by enabling their marketing staff to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives Shipyard De Hoop access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose 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. However this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.



The ‘De Hoop’ website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be held responsible for the protection and privacy of any information, which you provide whilst visiting such sites. This privacy statement refers only to the De Hoop website and does not in any way, shape or form apply to other such sites. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.


You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
• Whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes.
• If you have previously agreed to Shipyard De Hoop using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to Mrs Annemarie Janssens-Voorn, Marketing Communications Manager at Shipyard De Hoop.

Shipyard De Hoop will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless you give the yard permission or when ‘De Hoop’ is required by law to do so. Shipyard De Hoop may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties, which you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

You may request details of personal information, which Shipyard De Hoop holds about you under the ‘Wet bescherming persoonsgegevens’ Act under the Dutch law. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please apply in writing to Mrs Annemarie Janssens-Voorn, Marketing Communications Manager at Shipyard De Hoop.

If you believe that any information Shipyard De Hoop is holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email the above staff executive. Shipyard De Hoop will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.