Our quotations and sales orders are subject to the general terms and conditions described below, and will override any other purchasing terms and conditions the buyer has.
The acceptance of the products without immediate rejection by the buyer will imply the approval of these GENERAL SALES TERMS AND CONDITIONS and its modification will only have validity if the conformity of Aceros y Suministros S.L. is done in writing.
The period of validity of our offers will be the one that appears in them or in their absence 30 days.
The delivery times detailed in our offers are aproximate and are established within the manufacturing possibilities at the time of quoting. Final delivery time will confirmed at the time of order confirmation. The delay in the delivery may not lead to claims for damages, loss of production, nor to the application of penalties, unless they have been expressly agreed and we have accepted them in writing.
None of the parties will be considered to have breached the contract of sale in cases of Force Majeure. For this purpose, Force Majeure is defined as any circumstance that the party affected by said Force Majeure could not and could not have foreseen within reason and that could not have been prevented within reasonable and that hinders the timely fulfillment of the obligations of one of the Parties. Examples of Force Majeure are wars, civil unrest, revolutions, terrorism,boycott, government acts, non-licensing of export or re-export, strike, fire, explosions, natural disasters, including, without limitation, floods, earthquakes, typhoons, etc.
In case of Force Majeure that prevents any of the parties from fulfilling their contractual obligations, said parties will immediately notify the other of the nature of the Force Majeure and its possible duration. In the case of Force Majeure, the delivery time will be extended accordingly.
In a case of Force Majeure that extends over a period of more than 60 days, the parties will discuss possible solutions and how to act. If the parties do not reach a agreement on the procedure to follow for the fulfillment of the order within another 30 days, each of the parties may terminate this contract.
The material always travels at the buyer’s risk and expense. It is up to the recipient to claim from the carrier any difference in weight or breakdown, not being responsible Aceros y Suministros S.L. ofthe possible failures of any kind that occur after the delivery of the products to the first carrier. The valid weight for the purpose of billing is always the one established in our offices and warehouses, our scales are reviewed and strictly controlled.
In the case of castings, steel plates, round bars or forged parts, they will be sent without packaging, unless otherwise required; the machined parts and mechanical constructions are usually packed according to customer requirement. Cost of this custom packaging will be included in the final invoice
The client will not be able to cancel or modify his order when seven days have passed since our order acknowledgment, or when the expedition of the order has been made partially or totally, or when special materials have ordered to manufacture the order. Except if you pay the costs incurred until such time as the cancellation or modification occurs.
All documents belonging to the offer and order (drawings, designs and patterns) are approximate, unless we define in writing as final , and we can vary them without notice.
It is strictly forbidden to make our patterns and drawings available to a third party without our express written authorization.
The client undertakes to maintain confidentiality and not disclose to third parties any information transmitted in relation to the eventual order and not to use it for purposes other than the installation, operation and maintenance of parts and equipment.
All materials are guaranteed against any manufacturing defects, when they are used in the conditions appropriate to the work for which they were manufactured and according to the indications that are made for its use. Our guarantee and responsibility will cease when, without prior authorization, they are modified or repaired by third parties or personnel not authorized by Aceros y Suministros S.L.
Any returns of materials delivered for possible manufacturing defects will only be accepted within 30 days of delivery or at the time of being detected if the effects were internal. In this case you must send us the material.