Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE (“TERMS”) CAREFULLY. BY USING THIS WEBSITE (“WEBSITE OR SITE”) OR DOWNLOADING MATERIALS, YOU AGREE TO THESE TERMS.  IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ABIDE BY THESE TERMS, DO NOT USE OR DOWNLOAD MATERIALS FROM THE WEBSITE.

Lufkin Industries, Inc. (“Lufkin”) reserves the right to change any and all content contained on this Website at any time without notice. Further, these Terms apply exclusively to your access to, and use of, this Website and do not alter in any way the terms or conditions of any other agreement you may have with Lufkin for products, services or otherwise.

Privacy Policy

Please see the Lufkin Privacy Policy here.

Disclaimer

USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE WEBSITE AND MATERIALS PRESENTED ON THE WEBSITE ARE PRESENTED “AS-IS.”  DUE TO THE NUMEROUS TECHNICAL AND OPERATIONAL UNCERTAINTIES, LUFKIN DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, GUARANTEES OR REPRESENTATIONS CONCERNING THE ACCURACY, THOROUGHNESS, COMPLETENESS, OR CURRENCY OF YOUR INFORMATION, NOR OVER OUR ABILITY TO CONTROL, CORRECT, ACCESS, HANDLE, PROCESS, USE, STORE OR TRANSFER SUCH INFORMATION. LUFKIN DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITIES, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.  LUFKIN DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THIS WEBSITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES OR HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

Copyright

Except as otherwise indicated, all content and material on this Website, including design, text, graphics, logos, images, audio and video clips, and other files (“Content”) are the property of Lufkin and are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.  ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.  Except where specifically provided otherwise, Lufkin authorizes you to view, print or electronically copy Content published on this Website provided that such Content is for noncommercial personal use or noncommercial use within a business organization by which you are employed and not for external distribution, and further provided that such Content is not modified and all copyright notices and/or markings remain on the Content.  Any other use of any Content is strictly prohibited.

User Conduct

Website users are strictly prohibited from using this Website and the Content for fraudulent or illegal purposes or for posting or transmitting to or from this Website any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, inflammatory, pornographic or profane communications and/or materials or any communications and/or materials that could give rise to civil or criminal liability under law. You agree not to take any action that tampers or interferes with this Website and the Content on this Website.  Lufkin reserves the right to remove or delete anything posted on or transmitted to this Website that Lufkin, in its sole discretion, views as objectionable.

Links to Third-Party Sites

For your information and convenience, the Website may include links to third-party sites to direct you to information that may be helpful or of interest to you.  Such sites are not maintained by Lufkin.  Lufkin has not reviewed all of these sites and has no control over and makes no claim regarding the content, quality or any other representation of such sites.  A link to a third-party site on Lufkin’s Website does not imply any endorsement of the third-party, its website or contents.  When you click on link to a third-party site, you are leaving our Website.  Linking to a third-party site is at your own risk.  Lufkin specifically disclaims all liability arising from or associated with your accessing or use of any third-party sites.

Governing Law

The laws of the state of Texas (for users located in the United States), or the laws of the Province of Alberta (for users located in Canada) or the laws of England (for users located outside the United States and Canada) shall govern the construction and interpretation of these Terms and Conditions and the rights of the parties hereunder. By accessing this website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agreed to be bound by these Terms and Conditions and by all applicable laws and regulations, including U.S. Export control laws and regulations. Visitors who do not agree with these Terms and Conditions should not access this website. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to your use of this website or any services provided hereunder shall be settled by binding arbitration to be held in the English language in Houston, Texas in accordance with the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association (for users located in the United States), or in Calgary, Alberta in accordance with the arbitration rules of the Alberta Arbitration Act (for users located in Canada) or in London, England in accordance with the arbitration rules of the International Chamber of Commerce (for users located outside the United States and Canada). Any judgment upon the award rendered by the Arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Any award rendered by the Arbitrator(s) may include costs against either Party, but under no circumstances are the Arbitrator(s) authorized or empowered to award special, punitive or multiple damages against either Party

Forward-looking Statements

This website contains, and has materials that contain, forward-looking statements within the meaning of applicable securities legislation including the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are often identified by using such words as “should,” “would,” “expect,” “assume,” “believe,” “plan,” “may,” or other similar words or phrases. There are numerous risks and uncertainties that can affect the outcome and timing of such events, including many factors beyond the control of the Company. These factors include, but are not limited to, economic conditions, seasonality of drilling activity, the loss of a major supplier of tubular goods, commodity prices including oil and gas, currency fluctuations and government regulations. Such forward-looking statements include, without limitation, statements made as to future operations, costs, capital expenditures, cash flow, improvements in infrastructure, distribution and replenishment systems and operating efficiencies, sales and earnings estimates or trends and expansion plans and projections.

Limitation of Liability and Indemnification

IN NO EVENT WILL LUFKIN, ITS AFFILIATES AND DIVISIONS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, CONTRACTORS, SUPPLIERS, VENDORS, INSURERS AND AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY COSTS, DAMAGES (INCLUDING ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES), OR LIABILITY OF ANY NATURE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO THIS SITE OR THE COLLECTION, USE, TRANSFER, PROCESSING, HANDLING, CONTENT, OR STORAGE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION OBTAINED OR SUBMITTED BY YOU RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS AND USE OF THIS SITE.

YOU AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS LUFKIN AND ITS AFFILIATES AND ITS CUSTOMERS AND THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, CONTRACTORS, VENDORS, ASSIGNEES, AND AGENTS, FROM AND AGAINST ANY COSTS, INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES AND COURT COSTS, CLAIMS, DAMAGES, LOSSES, OR OTHER LIABILITIES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE SITE IN BREACH OF THESE TERMS OR IN VIOLATION OF LAW.

Termination

Lufkin reserves the right, without notice and in its sole discretion, to terminate your right to access or use this Website, and to block or prevent future access to and use of this Website.