Aperam Alloys & Specialties Website

Conditions of Use



Version 1

Date : Oct 2012



Aperam Alloys & Specialties operates this Web Site (the "Web Site") to provide online access to information about Aperam Alloys & Specialties and the products, services and opportunities we provide. Please read the terms and conditions set forth herein (the "Terms of Use") carefully before using the Web Site.

The Web Site is available for your access and use only on the condition that you agree to the Terms of Use. By accessing or using the Web Site, you and the entity you are authorized to represent signify your agreement to be bound by each provision of the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to all of the Terms of Use, do not access or use the Web Site.



These Terms of Use shall govern your use of the Web Site and all applications, software and services available via the Web Site.

To the extent that any of our WebPages or applications accessible though the UR L http://www.imphyalloys.com is ruled by additional or different practices or policies, these practices or policies will be accessible on that page. Modifications:

ArcelorMittal Stainless & Nickel Alloys reserves the right to modify or update the Terms of Use at its sole discretion, at any time and without prior announcement. You are responsible for informing yourself of the Terms of Use in force at the time of use of this Web Site. Your continued usage of the Web Site following the posting of changes to these Terms of Use will mean you accept those changes. Copyright:

Any and all intellectual property rights associated with the Web Site and its contents (including, but not limited to: text, graphic images, audio, video, html code, buttons, trademarks, software, logos) are the sole property of Aperam Alloys & Specialties or its affiliates, unless otherwise clearly indicated or in any other way perceivable as third party rights.

The abovementioned content may not be sold, distributed, transmitted, copied, modified or decompiled, in any way, without the prior written consent of Aperam Alloys & Specialties. Any unauthorized use of the content is expressly prohibited and may constitute a violation of copyright law, trademark law, patent law or other industrial property rights.

You may only download, display and print one copy of the Web Site on your personal computer for private and personal purposes and/or purposes allowed by the applicable law. Restrictions of use of the Web Site:

In addition to other restrictions otherwise set forth in these Terms of Use, you agree that:

(a) you shall not disguise the origin of information transmitted through the Web Site

(b) you shall not place false or misleading information on the Web Site

(c) you shall not use or access any service, information, application or software available via the Web Site in a manner not expressly permitted by Aperam Alloys & Specialties.


Disclaimer of Warranties:

Aperam Alloys & Specialties has compiled and organized the content of this Web Site to the best of its knowledge and provides it on an "as is" basis. No representation is made or warranty given, either express or implied, for the completeness, accuracy, reliability, security, timeliness, or fitness for a particular purpose, of the content of the Web Site or the non-existence of any viruses on the website.

No information obtained by you from the Web Site shall create any warranty not expressly stated by Aperam Alloys & Specialties in these Terms of Use.

Aperam Alloys & Specialties reserves the right to modify or close the Web Site at its own discretion and without prior announcement. Limitation of liability:

You agree to access and to use the Web Site at your own risk. Aperam Alloys & Specialties cannot be held liable for any direct or indirect or other losses or damages of whatsoever kind (whether based on contract, tort, delict, warranty or any other legal theory) resulting from access or use, or from the inability to use this Web Site, from inaccuracies or omissions in this Web Site, from any decisions you may make based on information contained in this Web Site, from viruses from this Web Site, or non-accessibility of this Web Site, even if Aperam Alloys & Specialties has been advised of the possibility of such damages. If you are dissatisfied with the Web Site, its services, its content, or with the Terms of Use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Web Site. Compliance with law:

You agree to use the Web Site in strict compliance with all applicable laws, rulings, and regulations and in a fashion that does not, in the sole judgment of Aperam Alloys & Specialties, negatively reflect on the goodwill or reputation of Aperam Alloys & Specialties and shall take no actions which would cause Aperam Alloys & Specialties to be in violation of any laws, rulings or regulations applicable to Aperam Alloys & Specialties.



You agree at all times to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Aperam Alloys & Specialties, its agents, affiliates and their respective directors and employees against all actions, proceedings, costs, claims, damages, demands, liabilities and expenses whatsoever sustained, incurred or paid by Aperam Alloys & Specialties directly or indirectly in respect of

(i) any information or other content you provide on or through this Web Site and

(ii) your use or misuse of the content of this Web Site, including without limitation infringement claims.

This Web Site may contain links to Web Sites not operated, controlled or supervised by Aperam Alloys & Specialties. These links are provided solely as a convenience for you. If you follow these links, you'll leave the Web Site, and will be subject to the terms of use and privacy policy applicable to those websites.

By providing such links, Aperam Alloys & Specialties makes no judgment or warranty with respect to the websites accessible through the links and Aperam Alloys & Specialties takes no responsibility to these websites. Privacy policy:


1. Personal data

Non personal and aggregated information collected automatically when you visit our Site, non personal information is recorded by the standard operation of Aperam Alloys & Specialties ' Internet servers, in order to monitor and enhance your online experience. Such recorded information may include (without being limited to) your IP address, the name of your internet service provider, the operating system and the type of browser you used, the date and duration of your visit, the name(s) of the visited page(s), the amount of transferred data. Personal information that you choose to submit As a general policy, you are not required to disclose your personal data as a condition of using this Web Site.

No personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, or e-mail address, is automatically collected from your visit to the Web Site. If you request information through this Web Site and supply Aperam Alloys & Specialties with your e-mail address or your name and postal address, you accept that this data will be used for the purpose of providing the requested information and that Aperam Alloys & Specialties may use this data in the future to provide other information about Aperam Alloys & Specialties that might be of interest to you.

You have the right to consult your personal data, to correct your personal data, if necessary, and to withdraw your consent to the use of your personal data. For this purpose you may contact Aperam Alloys & Specialties at the following address:

Aperam Alloys & Specialties

Avenue jean Jaurès

F- 58160 Imphy










Personnally identifiable information is never sold or leased to any third parties outside of Aperam group. Aperam Alloys & Specialties  may disclose user information in special cases when we have reasons to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interference (either intentionally or unintentionally) with Aperam Alloys & Specialties   rights or property, other users of the Web Site, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities.


2. Use of cookies

Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to an individual's computer hard drive for record keeping purposes. Cookies make using our Sites easier by, among other things, saving your passwords and preferences for you. These cookies are restricted for use only on our Sites, and do not transfer any personal information to any other party.

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies; however, you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is being sent. (Note: you will need to consult the help area of your browser application for instructions.) If you choose to disable your cookies setting or refuse to accept a cookie, some parts of Aperam Alloys & Specialties Web Sites will not function properly or may be considerably slower.


3. Use of IP addressesAn IP address is a number that's automatically assigned to your computer by your Internet provider whenever you're surfing the Web.

When you request pages from ArcelorMittal Stainless & Nickel Alloys’ Web Site, our servers log your IP address. ArcelorMittal Stainless & Nickel Alloys collects IP addresses for the purposes of system administration, to audit the use of our Site. We do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable, which means that your session will be logged, but you are anonymous to us. We may exceptionally use your IP addresses in cooperation with your Internet provider to identify you if we feel it is necessary to enforce compliance with our Terms of Use or to protect our service, Sites, customers, or others.


4. Security

Security for all personally identifiable information is extremely important to us. Once we receive your transmission, we make our best efforts to ensure its security on our systems. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, Aperam Alloys & Specialties cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do so at your own risk.



If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of our Sites, or your dealings with our Sites, you can contact: nickel.alloys@aperam.com

Information provided by you via general e-mail inquiries toAperam Alloys & Specialties   such as your e-mail address is used only to respond to your inquiries in the ordinary course of business, and is never shared with third parties.


Website Owner :

Aperam Alloys & Specialties  Innovatis

Avenu Jean Jaurès

BP1 58160 ImphyFRANCE

Tél. : +33 (0)1 71 92 00 00

Société Anonyme au capital de 35 038 200 euros 440 326 692 R.C.S. Nevers – APE 271 Y – FR 22 440 326



Publishing Manager:






Arthémis8 rue de Bailleul

59190 Caëstre


Tél : 33 (0)3 28 49 55 00