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​​​Legal notice & conditions of use


When entering the Vallourec site, you accept the following general terms and conditions of use:
 
SITE DESCRIPTION
The purpose of the site is to provide you with institutional details and other information about the Vallourec group. The site is the property of Vallourec, a French Société Anonyme with a Management Board and a Supervisory Board, with capital of €889,276,098, registered as n° 552 142 200 at the Nanterre Company Register, Siret 552 142 200 00773, whose headquarters are located : 27, avenue du Général Leclerc, 92100 Boulogne-Billancourt, France.

Director of Publication: Laurence Pernot, Direction of Communication.

Hosting: Thales - Centre Charles Nungesser Data Center, 2 Avenue Jean D'Alembert, 78851 Élancourt Cedex.
 
GENERAL WARNING
You are responsible for the use you are making of the information displayed on or accessible via the website. Vallourec shall not be held liable for direct or indirect damages of whatsoever kind resulting from any site access or use and/or use of the information displayed on or accessible via the website.

Any data displayed on the website is communicated for information purposes only.

No warranty is provided as to the accuracy, completeness or fitness for a given purpose with respect to the information displayed on or accessible via the website. Further, Vallourec does neither warrant that the site will be accessible continuously nor that it is exempt of any virus. Vallourec reserves the right, for any reason whatsoever and at its own discretion, to terminate, amend, suspend, or disrupt access to all or part of the site without prior notice.
 
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
This website, its graphic interface and items displayed on the site (such as texts, booklets, images, animations, logos, trademarks, data base) are protected under intellectual property laws. They shall not be reproduced, represented, translated or modified in whole or in part, without Vallourec's prior written approval.

All trademarks and logos displayed on the site are the property of Vallourec or, as may be required, are used with the right holder’s consent. 
Any act of counterfeit, unfair competition or free-riding may incur civil and/or criminal liability of the offender.

Notwithstanding the above, Vallourec authorizes the downloading and use of items specifically and clearly made available for downloading purposes provided no items are modified without the prior and written consent of Vallourec.

Any short quotation shall refer, at the minimum, to the title of the corresponding document or website page, the name of Vallourec and, as the case may be, the author (natural person) having generated the item if the latter is specifically mentioned. 
 
IMAGES & PHOTOGRAPHS
Images and photographs of people or places found on the site, are the property of Vallourec and/or are used by the latter with the approval of the right holders (among others Detlev Amend​, Patrick Anglard, Boris Bertram, Jean-Pierre Bolle, Stephan Caso, Steve Chenn, Samuel Dhote, Franck Dunouau, Philippe Dureuil, Thiago Fernandes, Getty Images, Dominique Giannelli, Patrick Jacob, Miguel Médina, Martin Moritz, Stéphane Remaël, Salzgitter AG-Konzernarchiv/Mannesmann-Archiv, Philippe Stroppa, Studio Pons, Thierry Truck, Ewen Weatherspoon/Dupont-Productions Philippe Zamora, Istock, Fotolia, Areva). These images and photographs cannot be used without Vallourec's specific and explicit approval.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES
This website includes links to third parties’ websites. Vallourec is not responsible for the content of these websites and, thus, shall not be held liable for this content. The information displayed on these websites may have been modified after Vallourec placed the links. Please inform us if you find illegal, unsuitable or untrue content on such websites.
 
All the stock market information published on the site is provided by Euroinvestor with Symex Chartinvestor technology. Vallourec shall not be held liable for the consequences of decisions made after visiting the site.

DATA PROTECTION
Vallourec collects, as the case may be, your personal data to process your specific requests (such as orders of brochures or other documents and information, participation to the shareholders’ club, job application(s)). The personal data you are disclosing are used only for internal purposes of the Vallourec group, and, if necessary, are transmitted – as the case may be, outside the European Union​ – to technical service providers.

Such collected personal data will neither be sold nor exchange nor rented.

In compliance with the applicable law on personal data protection, you have the right to access, rectify and ask for the deletion of your personal data. For this purpose you may either send an Email to the following address: contact@vallourec.com or, alternatively, to the specific Email address mentioned, as the case may be, at the website page from which your personal data has been collected or write to the Communication Department, 27 avenue du Général Leclerc, 92100 Boulogne-Billancourt, France.

Vallourec uses cookies to collect anonymous data for statistical analysis of the traffic on its site and to ensure optimized functioning thereof. For further information on Vallourec’s cookie policy, please click ​​here​.
 
Recruitment process data protection
We would like to assure you that we treat the information you provide us with as confidential, and only use it for the purposes stipulated in this data protection statement. Protecting your personal data is very important to us. That is why we would like to inform you about how we use your information during the application process.
 
We only use your personal information for the purpose of filling a position. You provide your consent for your personal information to be saved and processed for this purpose. By applying, you provide your consent for your documents to be used within the company to search for other suitable positions. If you do not want your documents to be used for this purpose, please send us a message indicating so to contact@vallourec.com​. On expiry of a 12 months period of time, your data is deleted from our database.
 
Personal data collected during the recruitment process is made available to subsidiaries of Vallourec SA, acting as data controller, for the purpose of evaluating candidates and managing the recruitment process. The data will be handled by Vallourec in a discrete manner and made exclusively available to those persons who are directly involved with the application process. In this context, your personal data may be communicated to Vallourec subsidiaries located within or outside the European Union respecting at all times security measures for the protection of data against any modification, loss, destruction, unauthorized disclosure and/or unauthorized access. Data requests marked by an asterisk must be completed. Incomplete entries will not be examined.
 
In addition to the right to access your data and to correct entries as described within the legal information applicable to the Vallourec.com website, you may access at any time your candidature profile by means of the passwords used to create your account for the purpose of correcting or deleting information. 

AMENDMENTS TO TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Vallourec reserves the right to amend or update these general terms and conditions at all times and without prior notice. We therefore suggest that you review them periodically.​​