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Information pursuant to § 5 TMG

PROFIBUS Nutzerorganisation e.V.
Haid-und-Neu-Straße 7
76131 Karlsruhe


Register of Societies:

VR 102541 Amtsgericht Mannheim

Registration court:

Local court Mannheim


Represented by the Executive Board:

Xaver Schmidt (Chairman of the Executive Board)
Frank Moritz
Prof. Dr. Felix Hackelöer
Harald Müller



Phone: +49 721 986197-0
Telefax: +49 721 986197-11
E-mail: info(at)profibus(dot)com


Sales tax identification number according to § 27 a of the Sales Tax Law:
DE 123383230

Information regarding professional liability insurance:

Name and registered office of the insurer:
R+V Allgemeine Versicherung AG
Raiffeisenplatz 1
65189 Wiesbaden


Responsible for the content according to § 55(2) RStV

Dr. Peter Wenzel
PROFIBUS Nutzerorganisation e.V. (PNO)
Haid-und-Neu-Straße 7
76131 Karlsruhe

We are not willing or obliged to participate in dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer arbitration board.


Liability for own  Contents

As content providers, according to Sec. 7, paragraph 1 German Telemedia Act (TMG), we are liable for own contents of these websites pursuant to general legal provisions.

We endeavor to provide timely and accurate information on this website. Nevertheless, errors and inaccuracies cannot be completely excluded. Therefore, we do not assume any liability for the relevance, accuracy, completeness or quality of the information provided or of software which is offered free of charge by way of download. We assume no liability for damages caused directly or indirectly by using the information offered except in case of proven intent or gross negligence.

We reserve the right to modify, supplement or delete any or all of the information offered on this Internet website, or to temporarily or permanently cease publication thereof without prior notification.


Liability for Links

Our offer includes links to external third party websites. We have no influence on the contents of those
websites, therefore we cannot guarantee for those contents. Providers or administrators of linked websites
are always responsible for their own contents.
The linked websites had been checked for possible violations of law at the time of the establishment of the
link. Illegal contents were not detected at the time of the linking. A permanent monitoring of the contents of
linked websites cannot be imposed without reasonable indications that there has been a violation of law.
Illegal links will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.


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Copyrights of third parties are respected as long as the contents on these websites do not originate from the provider.
Contributions of third parties on this site are indicated as such.
However, if you notice any violations of copyright law, please inform us. Such contents will be removed without delay.


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Emma-Jaeger-Straße 20
75175 Pforzheim


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Ahaweg 2
76131 Karlsruhe


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