Legal statement

The information on this website is solely intended for general information purposes. The information on this website is created by ARCADIS with constant care and attention. However, it is possible that information on this site is incomplete or incorrect. We do not accept liability for direct or indirect losses resulting from using, trusting or acting upon information on this website. 

Links to third party websites

This site contains hyperlinks to websites of third parties. ARCADIS does not control, create or maintain these and does not accept any responsibility in any way for the contents of linked websites.

Copyright This website and its contents are protected by copyright and other proprietary rights.

Nothing on this website or its contents may be distributed, reproduced, stored in an automatic database, or published, in any form or in any way, electronically, mechanically or by photocopies, recordings or in any other way, without prior consent by ARCADIS.

Terms of Use for www.arcadis-us.com

ATTENTION: PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE (THE “TERMS OF USE”) CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE (THE “SITE”). USING THIS SITE INDICATES THAT YOU HAVE READ AND ACCEPTED THESE TERMS OF USE. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS OF USE, YOU ARE NOT AUTHORIZED TO USE THIS SITE.

1. Limited License Granted to You.

Subject to the terms and conditions set forth herein, ARCADIS U.S., Inc. (“ARCADIS”) grants you, and you accept, a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to access, use, download, and view this Site and the materials thereon (collectively the “Materials”) for your personal, non-commercial use. You acknowledge and agree that this limited grant to you is not a transfer of title in the Materials or the Site and that as between you and ARCADIS, ARCADIS retains ownership of and title to the Site and Materials. In addition to the other terms and conditions herein governing your use of the Site and Materials, you also agree that your use of the Materials is, among other things, subject to the following restrictions: (a) you agree to retain, on all copies of the Materials downloaded, all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the Materials; (b) you agree not to modify the Materials in any way or reproduce or publicly display, perform, or distribute or otherwise use them for any public or commercial purpose; and (c) you agree not to transfer the Materials to any other person unless you give them notice of, and they agree to accept, the obligations arising under these Terms of Use. You agree to abide by all additional restrictions displayed on the Site as it may be updated from time to time and not to interrupt or attempt to interrupt the operation of the Site in any way. Except as expressly provided herein, ARCADIS does not grant any express or implied right to you under any patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secret information, or other intellectual property right.

 2.  Legal Disclaimers.

This Site and the Materials are intended to furnish users with general information on matters that they may find to be of interest. Furthermore, this Site and the Materials may contain references to certain laws and regulations. Laws and regulations will change over time and should be interpreted only in light of particular circumstances. This Site and the Materials should not be construed as professional advice or service. You should consult with an ARCADIS or other professional familiar with your particular factual situation for advice concerning specific matters before making any decision.

THIS SITE AND THE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND “WITH ALL FAULTS” AND WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, OF ANY KIND BY ARCADIS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, NO ERRORS OR OMISSIONS, COMPLETENESS, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, UNINTERRUPTED SERVICE, FREE FROM VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  ARCADIS DISCLAIMS ALL EQUITABLE INDEMNITIES.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT ANY RELIANCE ON THE SITE AND MATERIALS SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ARCADIS DISCLAIMS ANY DUTY TO UPDATE THE SITE AND MATERIALS. ARCADIS MAY MAKE ANY OTHER CHANGES TO THE SITE AND MATERIALS AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.

3. Limitation of Liabilities.

YOU AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL ARCADIS, ITS PARENT, AFFILIATES OR ITS SUBSIDIARIES, OR THE RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, SPONSORS, AND OTHER PARTNERS OF EACH BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE SITE OR THE MATERIALS, EVEN IF IT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. FURTHER, ARCADIS’ ENTIRE LIABILITY UNDER THESE TERMS OF USE SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU FOR USE OF THE SITE OR $100, WHICH EVER IS LESS. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THIS SITE IS TO STOP USING THE SITE.

4. Exclusions and limitations.

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for certain damages.  Accordingly, some of the above disclaimers and limitations of liability may not apply to you.  To the extent that ARCADIS may not, as a matter of applicable law, disclaim any implied warranty or limit it liabilities, the scope and duration of such warranty and the extent of ARCADIS’ liability shall be the minimum permitted under such applicable law.

5. Linking to This Site.

You may create links to this Site from other websites, but only in accordance with the following terms and in compliance with all applicable laws. Absent ARCADIS’ written authorization otherwise, a website that links to this Site: (a) may link to, but shall not replicate, any Materials (including without limitation any ARCADIS logo); (b) shall not create a browser or border environment around any Materials; (c) shall not imply that ARCADIS endorses such website or any products, services, or content available through such website; (d) shall not misrepresent its relationship with ARCADIS; (e) shall not present false or misleading information about ARCADIS, its products, or its services; (f) shall not contain content that could be construed as distasteful, offensive, or controversial; and (g) shall contain only content that is appropriate for all age groups.

6. Links to Third Party Websites.

Links on this Site to third-party websites are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave this Site. ARCADIS is not obligated to review such third-party websites, does not control such third-party websites, and is not responsible for any such third-party websites (or the products, services, or content available through the same). Thus, ARCADIS does not endorse or make any representations about such third-party websites, any information, products, services, or materials found there or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to from this Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.

7. Intellectual Property.

The Site and Materials are protected under United States and other copyright laws and are owned by ARCADIS or used under license from the copyright owner. You agree that the Materials and the Site may not be copied, reproduced, transmitted, displayed, performed, distributed, rented, sublicensed, altered, stored for subsequent use, or otherwise used in whole or in part in any manner without ARCADIS' prior written consent.

You agree that ARCADIS' trademarks, logos, images, and service marks used on this Site are the property of ARCADIS.  You agree not to use these marks without express written consent from ARCADIS in the form of a license agreement between you and ARCADIS.
 
8. Privacy.

When you choose to provide us with information about yourself, ARCADIS may store, use, and disclose that information as allowed or required by applicable law, including but not limited to making disclosures that are necessary or advisable to (a) protect the rights, safety, or property of ARCADIS or others and (b) conform to legal or regulatory requirements. ARCADIS has no intention of collecting any personal data from individuals under 13 years of age. When you view certain parts of the Site, information may be stored on your computer. This information may be in the form of a "Cookie" or similar file and may permit tailoring of the Site to better match your interests and/or preferences.

9. Information You Submit to the Site.

By sending, submitting, or posting to the Site any information or material you represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years old and that such information or material: (a) is not obscene, fraudulent, indecent, and does not defame, abuse, harass, or threaten others; (b) does not contain any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, or other disabling devices or other harmful component intended to or that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept, or expropriate any system, data, or personal information; (c) does not advocate or encourage any illegal activity; (d) does not infringe on the copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity, or other intellectual property or proprietary right of any third party; (e) does not violate the privacy of individuals, including, but not limited to, other users of this site; or (f) does not violate any applicable local, state, national or international law.

You agree not to send, submit, or post to the Site any notice of claims, request for documents, declarations, affidavits, legal notices, service of process, subpoenas, or any other legal communications of any nature whatsoever (collectively “Legal Notices”). Instead, you agree to deliver all Legal Notices to:

 ARCADIS U.S., Inc.
 ATTN: Legal Department
 630 Plaza Drive
 Highlands Ranch, CO 80129  

You acknowledge and agree that all Legal Notices sent, submitted, or posted to the Site by you shall have no binding effect whatsoever on ARCADIS, shall not constitute legal or proper notice of such matters, and may be delete by ARCADIS without any review thereof by ARCADIS. 

10. Confidentiality of the Information Provided by You.

You agree not to send, submit, or post to the Site any information or material that you consider to be confidential or proprietary.  By sending, submitting, or posting any such information or material to the Site, you agree that ARCADIS may deem such information and material as not confidential. You agree that by sending, submitting, or posting such information or material, you grant ARCADIS an unrestricted, irrevocable, royalty free, fully paid up, license to use, reproduce, display, publicly perform, modify, transmit, and distribute those materials or information, and you agree that ARCADIS is free to use any information or materials, including without limitation ideas, concepts, know-how, inventions, or techniques that you send, submit or post for any purpose.
 
11. Termination of Your Use of the Site.

In addition to any other remedies available, ARCADIS may, in its sole discretion and without notice to you, with or without cause, terminate your use of this Site or the Materials, and suspend or discontinue at any time the Site or Materials.

12. General.

These Terms of Use constitutes the entire agreement between ARCADIS and you with respect to your use of the Site or the Materials. Any cause of action you may have with respect to your use of the Site or the Materials must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises.

You agree that ARCADIS may revise these Terms of Use at any time without notice to you. Revisions will be posted on this "Terms of Use" page and you agree to be responsible for reviewing the page from time to time to ensure compliance. The internal laws of the State of Colorado, without reference to any choice of law provisions, shall govern these Terms of Use and any claims relating to the Site or to the Materials. All lawsuits arising from or relating to these Terms of Use or your use of the Sites shall be brought in the Federal or State courts located in Douglas County, Colorado, and you hereby irrevocably submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of such courts for such purpose. The failure of ARCADIS to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms of Use is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, you nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the intentions of ARCADIS and you as reflected in the provision, and that the other provisions of these Terms of Use remain in full force and effect. The section titles in these Terms of Use are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. These Terms of Use shall remain in full force and effect notwithstanding any termination of your use of the Site. These Terms of Use will be interpreted without application of any strict construction in favor of or against you or ARCADIS. These Terms of Use, and any rights and licenses granted hereunder, may not be transferred, delegated, or assigned by you, but may be assigned, transferred or delegated by ARCADIS without restriction.

ARCADIS makes no representation that Materials or this Site are appropriate or available for use at other locations outside of the United States and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. You may not use the Site or export the Materials in violation of U. S. export laws and regulations. If you access this Site from a location outside of the United States, you are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws.