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Please Read These Terms Carefully Before Using This Site

This web site is provided by Ingersoll-Rand Company (IR) and may be used for information purposes only. Through use of the site or by downloading materials from the site, you agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions set forth in this notice. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions you do not have IR's permission to use the site or download materials from the site.

Restrictions on use

You agree that you will not interrupt or attempt to interrupt the operation of this site or its servers in any way. This site is owned and operated by IR and contains material which is derived in whole or in part from material supplied by IR, its business units and other joint ventures and is protected by international copyright and trademark laws. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit or distribute in any way any material from this site including code and software. You may download material from this site for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. The authorization contained herein is not a transfer of title or ownership in such material.

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License to IR

PowerWorks is a trademark, and the IR logo is a registered trademark of IR. The PowerWorks line of products was developed with the assistance of Southern California Gas Company, the Gas Research Institute and The New York Gas Group. IR reserves the right to change or modify product design and specifications without notice. By posting messages, uploading files, inputting data, or engaging in any other form of user interaction or communication through this site, you are granting IR a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide license to use, copy, sublicense, adapt, transmit, publicly perform or display any such interaction and communication and sublicense to third parties the unrestricted right to exercise any of the foregoing rights granted with respect to the interaction and communication. The foregoing grants shall include the right to exploit any proprietary rights in such interaction and communication, including but not limited to rights under copyright, trademark, servicemark or patent laws under any relevant jurisdiction.

Information You Provide

You should not send any confidential or proprietary information to IR while you interface with the site. You agree that any such information or materials that you directly or indirectly provide to IR will not be considered confidential or proprietary and you hereby grant to IR an unrestricted, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, display, transmit and distribute such information and materials. You further agree that under no circumstances will you provide any information or materials to IR that is defamatory, threatening, obscene, harassing, or otherwise unlawful, or that incorporates the intellectual property rights of a third party.

Links

IR has provided links to internet sites maintained by third parties. Neither IR, its subsidiary companies nor their affiliates operate or control in any respect any information, products or services on these third-party sites. If you link to these sites, you will leave this site and you do so at your own risk. IR makes no warranty or representation regarding, and does not endorse, any linked sites, the content and information appearing on them or any of the products or services contained on them. Links do not imply that IR endorses, is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any content, trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol displayed in or accessible through the links, or that any linked site is authorized to use any content, trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol of IR or any of its affiliates or subsidiaries.

Disclaimer

THE MATERIALS IN THIS SITE AND ANY LINKED THIRD-PARTY SITES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. The materials may contain inaccuracies and typographical errors. IR does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the materials or the reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information displayed or distributed through the site. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IR DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NONINFRINGEMENT, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE WITH RESPECT TO THIS SITE OR ANY LINKED THIRD PARTY SITE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW FOR THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IR does not warrant that the functions contained in such materials will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or any linked third party site, including bulletin boards, or the servers that makes them available, are free of viruses or other harmful elements. IR does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials in this site or in any linked third-party sites in terms of their correctness, accuracy, timeliness, reliability or otherwise. You (and not IR) assume the entire cost of all necessary maintenance, repair or correction resulting from your use. IR reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of the site. IR may make any other changes to the site, the materials and the products, programs or services described in the site at any time without notice.

Limitation of liability

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THAT INVOLVING THE INADVERTENCE OR NEGLIGENCE OF IR, SHALL IR, ITS SUBSIDIARY OR AFFILIATES BE LIABLE TO ANYONE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF INFORMATION, DATA OR PROGRAMS) THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, ANY CONTENT, ANY IR MATERIALS OR THE SITE OR ANY LINKED SITE. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT IR IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY USER. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH ANY IR MATERIAL, OR WITH ANY OF IR's TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE IR SITE.

Changes

IR reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove any portion of these Terms and Conditions of Use. Your continued use of the site after any such changes are posted will be deemed acceptance of those changes. IR may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any function, feature, aspect or content of the site at any time. IR may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts of or all of the site without notice or liability to you. IR may terminate the authorization, rights and license given herein and, after such termination, you agree to immediately destroy all materials in your possession that were derived from the site.

Privacy Statement

IR is sensitive to privacy issues relating to use of the internet. IR believes it is important you know how it treats the information about you it receives through the internet. In general, you can visit IR on the World Wide Web without telling it who you are or revealing any information about yourself. IR's web servers collect the domain names, not the e-mail addresses, of visitors. This information is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed, etc. IR reviews this information to measure the use of its site and to improve the content of its site. There are times, however, when IR may need information from you, such as your name and address. When information is needed, IR will try to let you know at the time of collection, how it will use the personal information. Usually, the personal information IR collects is used only by it to respond to your inquiry, process an order or allow you to access specific account information. IR recognizes that you provide it with specific, and sometimes private information so that it may serve you better. It is IR policy not to share that information outside its organization without your knowledge or consent. A technology called cookies may be used to provide you with tailored information. A cookie is a tiny element of data that a web site can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your hard drive so that the IR server can recognize you when you return. You may set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie and you may then decide whether or not to accept it. IR may conduct online surveys on occasion to better understand the needs and profile of its visitors. When IR conducts a survey, it will try to let you know how it will use the information at the time it collecst information from you through the internet. IR's web site may contain links to other sites such as IR distributors and sales affiliates. While IR attempts to link only to sites that share its high standards and respect for privacy, IR are not responsible for the content or the privacy practices employed by other sites.

Use outside of the United States

This site is administered by IR from its offices and servers located within the United States. IR makes no representation that materials contained on this site are appropriate or available for use at other locations outside of the United States and access to them from countries or territories, where such access or use of the site or site contents are illegal, is strictly prohibited by IR. You may not use the site or export the materials in violation of United States export laws and regulations. If you access this site from a location outside of the United States, or otherwise cause or facilitate access of the materials from a location outside of the United States, you are responsible for full and strict compliance with all United States export laws and regulations and all local laws. These Terms and Conditions of use shall be governed by the laws of the State of New Jersey without giving effect to any principles or conflicts of law. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods shall not apply to this these Terms and Conditions. These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between IR and you with respect to your use of the site. Any cause of action you may have with respect to your use of the site must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises. The federal and/or states courts of competent jurisdiction located in New Jersey shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising over these Terms and Conditions. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of these Terms and Conditions or portion thereof, to be unenforceable, that provision or portion shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to effect the intent of these Terms and Conditions, and the remainder of these Terms and Conditions will continue in full force and effect.