Terms & Conditions

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Web Site: Terms & Conditions

This Web site is owned and operated by Bath Iron Works (“BIW”), a General Dynamics Company. BIW offers this Web site, including all information available from this Web site, to you the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all the terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here. Your continued use of the Web site constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, policies and notices. This site is operated for the purpose of providing you with information about BIW. As a condition of your continued use of the Web site, you agree that you will not use this Web site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions.
Accuracy, Completeness and Timeliness of Information on the Site

We are not responsible if information we make available on this site is inaccurate, incomplete or not current. The materials on this site are provided for general information only and should not be relied upon or used as the sole basis for making significant decisions without consulting primary or more accurate, complete or timely sources of information. Any reliance on the materials on this site will be at your own risk. This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information necessarily is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to the site.

Use of Materials from the Site

This site and all of its contents (including but not limited to software, files, graphics, text and data) are the property of and owned by BIW and/or its affiliates, suppliers or licensors and are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws of the United States and other countries. You may use the materials contained on this site as follows:

    * Subject to these Terms and Conditions, you may display and electronically copy, download and print hard copy versions of the materials contained on the site, provided that you do not modify or delete any copyright, trademark or other proprietary notice that appears on the materials you copy, download or print.
    * When you display, copy, download or print any materials on or from the site, they are provided to you by BIW and/or its affiliates, suppliers or licensors under a nonexclusive license that is revocable. BIW and/or its affiliates, suppliers or licensors retain full and complete title to the materials and to any and all of the associated intellectual property rights.

Any other use of the materials on the site, including but not limited to the modification, distribution, transmission, performance, broadcast, publication, licensing, reverse engineering, transfer or sale of, or the creation of derivative works from, any materials (including but not limited to software, files, graphics, text and data), information obtained from the site, without the prior written permission of BIW, is expressly prohibited. Requests for permission to undertake any of these activities should be mailed to:

GD Bath Iron Works
700 Washington Street
Bath, ME 04530-2574

Attention: Legal Department

Disclaimers

YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO RESTRICT OR TERMINATE YOUR ACCESS TO THE SITE OR ANY FEATURE OR ANY PART THEREOF AT ANY TIME. BIW EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND ANY WARRANTIES THAT MATERIALS ON THE SITE ARE NONINFRINGING; THAT ACCESS TO THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE; THAT THE SITE WILL BE SECURE; THAT THE SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES THE SITE AVAILABLE WILL BE VIRUS-FREE; OR THAT INFORMATION ON THE SITE WILL BE COMPLETE, ACCURATE OR TIMELY. IF YOU DOWNLOAD ANY MATERIALS FROM THIS SITE, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIALS. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM BIW OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. BIW DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR COMPLETENESS, CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, ADEQUACY, USEFULNESS, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY OR OTHERWISE.

IN CERTAIN STATES, THE LAW MAY NOT PERMIT THE DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE DISCLAIMER MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Limitation of Liability

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NEITHER BIW NOR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES OR THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, CONSEQUENTIAL, PUNITIVE OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES RELATING TO OR RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE OR ANY OTHER SITE YOU ACCESS THROUGH A LINK FROM THIS SITE OR FROM ANY ACTIONS WE TAKE OR FAIL TO TAKE AS A RESULT OF ELECTRONIC MAIL MESSAGES YOU SEND US. THESE INCLUDE DAMAGES FOR ERRORS, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DEFECTS, DELAYS, COMPUTER VIRUSES, YOUR LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, AND OTHER TANGIBLE AND INTANGIBLE LOSSES. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARE CLAIMED UNDER THE TERMS OF A CONTRACT, AS THE RESULT OF NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE ARISE OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR PERFORMANCE OF THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS OR MATERIALS AVAILABLE FROM THIS SITE, AND EVEN IF WE OR OUR REPRESENTATIVES HAVE BEEN NEGLIGENT OR HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BECAUSE SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY LASTS, OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Trademarks and Copyrights

This site features trademarks, service marks and logos that are the property of BIW and/or its affiliates, suppliers and licensors. The site also may include trademarks, service marks or logos of other third parties. All of these trademarks, service marks and logos are the property of their respective owners, and you agree not to use them in any manner without the prior written permission of the applicable owner. This site and all of its contents including, but not limited to text, design, graphics, interfaces and code, and the selection and arrangement thereof, is protected as a compilation under the copyright laws of the United States and other countries.

Termination of Privileges

BIW reserves the right to terminate your privilege of using all or any portion of this Web site at any time and without notice to you if, in its sole judgment, you breach any of these Terms and Conditions.

Changes to These Terms and Conditions

BIW reserves the right to make changes to these Terms and Conditions at any time by posting the revised Terms and Conditions on the site. It is your responsibility to check periodically for any changes we may make to these Terms and Conditions. By continuing to use the Web site, you are agreeing to all changes made by BIW.

Miscellaneous

If any provision of this agreement is unlawful, void or unenforceable, the remaining provisions of the agreement will remain in place. These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement and understanding between you and BIW with respect to use of the Web site, superseding all prior or contemporaneous communications. A printed version of these Terms and Conditions shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based on or relating to use of the Web site to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.