Terms of use

All access and use of this website is subject to the following terms. By accessing and using the website visitors accept the version of the terms, which is in force at the time of the access. ArcelorMittal reserves the right to modify the Terms of Use at ArcelorMittal's own discretion and without prior announcement. Visitors are responsible for informing themselves of the Terms of Use in force at the time of use of this website.

ArcelorMittal has compiled the content of this website to the best of its knowledge. However, no representation is made or warranty given, either express or implied, for the completeness, accuracy, reliability or fitness for a particular purpose of the content of the website or the non-existence of any viruses on the website. ArcelorMittal reserves the right to modify or to close this website at its own discretion and without prior announcement. Although care has been taken to ensure, to the best of our knowledge, that all data and information contained herein are accurate to the extent that they relate to either matters of fact or accepted practice or matters of opinion at the time of publication, The Steel Construction Institute, ArcelorMittal, the authors and the reviewers assume no responsibility for any errors in or misinterpretation of such data and/or information or any loss or damage arising from or related to their use.

The content of this website (including, but not limited to, text, graphic images, audio, video, html code, buttons, trademarks, software, logos) are the property of ArcelorMittal, unless otherwise noted or in any other way perceivable as third party rights. The content may not be sold, distributed, transmitted, copied, modified or decompiled, in any way, without the prior written consent of ArcelorMittal. Any unauthorised use of the content is expressly prohibited and may constitute a violation of copyright law, trademark law, patent law or other industrial property rights. Visitors may download, display and print one copy of the website on their personal computer for private and personal purpose only.

Visitors of this website declare that they agree to access and to use the website and its content at their own risk. ArcelorMittal cannot be held liable for any direct or indirect or other losses or damages of whatsoever kind resulting from access or use of this website, from inaccuracies or omissions in this website, from any decisions visitors make based on information contained in this website, from viruses from this website or non-accessibility of this website.

This website may contain links to websites not operated, controlled or supervised by ArcelorMittal. By providing such links, ArcelorMittal makes no judgment or warranty with respect to such other web sites and ArcelorMittal takes no responsibility for such other websites. Neither does ArcelorMittal accept any responsibility for the availability or the contents of such websites or any liability for damage resulting from the use of such contents, of whatever form.

Any legal claims or lawsuits concerning this website or its use are subject to the laws of Luxembourg. The courts in Luxembourg shall have exclusive jurisdiction.

Privacy policy

Visitors are not required to disclose their personal data as a condition of using this website. If visitors request information through this website and supply ArcelorMittal with their e-mail address or their name and postal address, they accept that this data will be used for the purpose of providing the requested information and that ArcelorMittal may use this data in the future to provide other information about ArcelorMittal that might be of interest to the visitors. Visitors have the right to consult their personal data, to correct the personal data, if necessary, and to withdraw their consent to the use of their personal data. For this purpose visitors may contact ArcelorMittal at the address in the imprint.

ArcelorMittal stores technical data about every visit to this website in the logfiles of the web-server. This data may include the IP-address, the name of the internet service provider, the operating system and the type of browser used by the visitors, date and duration of the visit, the name(s) of the visited age(s), the amount of transferred data. This website uses cookies. ArcelorMittal analyses the data for statistical purposes and to improve this website. In general, the IP-address cannot be allocated to an individual visitor. ArcelorMittal will not generate individual visitor profiles from the collected data, so that the anonymity of each individual visitor is maintained. The data will not be transmitted to third parties. The logfiles will be deleted periodically after they have been analysed.


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