Cookie Policy

DAMA Mühendislik Proje ve Madencilik San. Tic. A.Ş. (“Dama Engineering “) is striving to protect the private data of the users of its platform to ensure a prompt, smooth, and secure use of its services.

As with most websites, cookies are used to display content and advertisements to visitors and to analyze activities within websites such as tracking the visitors’ use and habits.

Dama Engineering has prepared this Cookie Policy (“Policy”) to explain which Cookies are used on the site and how users can manage their preferences.

We recommend that you review the Data Protection Policy for more detailed information regarding the processing of your personal data by Dama Engineering.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored, through browsers, on devices, or network servers by websites that were visited. Cookies are generated by servers associated with these websites that were visited. In this way, the server detects when a particular visitor visits the same site again.

Cookies do not contain any personal data with regards to the visitor’s name, sex, or address.

Which Cookies are Used?

Cookies can be categorized in terms of their owners, lifetime and intended use:

  • Platform cookies and third-party cookies are used, depending on the party placing the cookie. Platform cookies are generated by Dama Engineering, while third-party cookies are managed by different companies that cooperate with Dama Engineering.
  • Session cookies and persistent cookies are used, depending on the time that they are active. Session cookies are deleted when visitors leave the platform, while persistent cookies may remain on the visitors’ devices for various periods, depending on the purpose of use.
  • The Platform uses technical cookies, verification cookies, targeting/advertising cookies, personalization cookies, and analytical cookies based on their intended use.

Why are cookies used?

On the Platform, cookies are used for the following purposes:

  • To perform the essential functions necessary for the operation of the Platform. For example, signed-in members do not need to enter passwords again when visiting different pages on the platform.
  • To analyze the Platform and improve the performance of the Platform. For example, the integration of different servers on which the platform is running, identifying the number of visitors to the platform, adjusting performance accordingly, or making it easier for visitors to find what they are looking for.
  • To increase the functionality of the Platform and provide a prompt use. For example, sharing to third-party social media through the Platform, remembering their username, or search queries on the next visit of the visitor to the Platform.
  • To perform personalization, targeting, and advertising activity. For example, showing ads linked to the visitors’ interests through pages and products in prospect of the visitor’s view.

How can You Manage Your Cookie Preferences?

For Dama Engineering it is essential that the users are able to use their preferences over their personal data. However, preference management is not possible concerning certain Cookies that are mandatory for the site to function. Please also note that certain functions of the website may not work if certain Cookies are turned off.

Information on how you can manage preferences on Cookies to be used on the Platform is as follows:

  • Visitors can customize their preferences for cookies by changing the browser settings in which they view the Platform. If the browser in use offers this option, it is possible to change preferences for cookies through browser settings. Thus, although they may vary depending on the capabilities provided by the browser, data owners have the option to prevent the use of cookies and opting to receive alerts before the cookie is being used, or simply disabling or deleting certain Cookies. Cookies preferences may need to be made separately for each device on which the visitor has access to the Platform.