• Terms of Service

    SpecifiedBy is a trading name for THECADCUBE LTD - SC405083 - whose registered office is 3.2 TechCube, 1 Summerhall Place, Edinburgh, EH9 1PL.
    Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern SpecifiedBy’s relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.
    Below are the terms and conditions all users are bound by. For manufacturer accounts, please see items under 'Manufacturer Terms & Conditions' for additional terms that apply only to manufacturer accounts.
  • 1. Definitions

    ‘SpecifiedBy’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owners of this website.
    ‘Site’ refers to all domains, pages and subdomains owned by SpecifiedBy.
    ‘You’ refers to the user or viewer of this website.
    "Agreement" refers to these Terms and Conditions.
    "Content" means all files and material (including without limitation text, images, CAD files, BIM files, audio material, video material and audio-visual material) or other world-making artefacts or artwork provided by SpecifiedBy or any Registered User that can be found on this website.
    "Registered User" means each Person who establishes or accesses a connection ("account") for access to and/or use of the Website, Content or other services provided by SpecifiedBy and who has agreed to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
    "Person" means an individual or entity, including without limitation a corporation, partnership, or limited liability company.
  • 2. License Grants

    Provided you agree and comply with these Terms and Conditions, during the term of this Agreement, SpecifiedBy grants you a limited, non-exclusive, personal, non-sublicensable, non-assignable, non-transferable license to access the SpecifiedBy Website and to download and use the Content onto a single computer.
    You agree not to (and agree not to assist or facilitate any third party to) copy, reproduce, transmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit or create derivative works of the content.
  • 3. License Restrictions

    (a) Notwithstanding anything in these Terms and Conditions to the contrary, you may not:
    (i) publish, market, distribute, gift, assign, transfer, sell, sublicense, or grant rights in or to the Website or the Content to another Person, except as expressly provided in the Terms and Conditions or as provided by prior written consent of SpecifiedBy any Content;
    (ii) cause, permit or authorize the modification, creation of derivative works, translation, reverse engineering, decompiling, or disassembling or hacking of the Website or any Content;
    (iii) export or re-export the Content in violation of any applicable export laws;
    (iv) use the Website or Content in any way that would violate any applicable law, regulation, or ordinance;
    (v) access or use the Website or any Content to create, develop, transmit, or store information that: (A) infringes any third party's intellectual property or other proprietary rights, (B) is abusive, defamatory, harmful, or obscene, or (C) interferes with or obstructs the normal performance of another Person's use of the Website or Content.
    (b) Your access to the Website and use of Content and other services provided by SpecifiedBy will be monitored by SpecifiedBy by the use of software agents. Suspicious activities such as abnormal downloads or login activities may result in the automatic and temporary suspension of your access to the website. SpecifiedBy will use its best efforts to promptly notify you if any such action to suspend your access is taken.
  • 4. Proprietary Rights

    SpecifiedBy and any logos associated therewith are trademarks or trade names of THECADCUBE LTD (SpecifiedBy Marks). All rights reserved. All other trademarks or trade names appearing on the Website and/or any Content or other material are the property of their respective owners. Registered User’s agree not to challenge or assert any claim against the validity of THECADCUBE LTD’s ownership of the SpecifiedBy Marks, or against the marks of any other licensor, third party content or information provider to SpecifiedBy.
    Registered Users shall not reproduce or use (or authorize the reproduction or use of) the SpecifiedBy Marks in any manner other than as expressly authorized in writing by an authorized officer of SpecifiedBy
  • 5. Representations and Warranties

    You represent and warrant that: (a) you possess the legal right and ability to enter into this Agreement and to comply with its terms and conditions, (b) you will access the Website and use the Content for lawful purposes only and in accordance with this Agreement and all applicable laws, regulations, as well as SpecifiedBy terms and conditions, and privacy policy, and (c) you will always provide and maintain true, accurate, current and accurate information as requested by SpecifiedBy.
  • 6. Indemnification

    You agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend SpecifiedBy and its affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, and representatives (collectively "Representatives") at your expense, against any third party actions, claims, damages, lawsuits, or proceedings (including without limitation reasonable legal fees and costs) incurred by SpecifiedBy or any of its Representatives arising out of, relating to or in connection with your (a) violation of or breach of any term of this Agreement or any policy or conditions of use referenced herein, or (b) use or misuse of the Website or the Content.
  • 7. Termination

    (a) This Agreement will be effective as of the date you accept this Agreement, thereby expressly agreeing to the terms and conditions of this Agreement and will remain in effect until terminated by either party as set forth below. You acknowledge that by using any of the services provided by SpecifiedBy or by accessing or using the Content, you agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement.
    (b) You may terminate this Agreement at any time provided you cease all use of the services and Content provided by SpecifiedBy and you destroy or remove from your computer, networks and other storage media all copies of any Content in your possession or control. If you choose to terminate this Agreement prior to the end of a billing period, your account will maintain active through the end of the billing period.
    To terminate your registration, please send an email indicating your intentions to do so to support@specifiedby.com (c) SpecifiedBy may terminate this Agreement at any time, with or without cause, by providing notice to you and/or preventing your access to the Website or Content. If SpecifiedBy terminates this Agreement, your subscription will end and all access to the Website, Content and other services provided by SpecifiedBy will end.
    (d) You agree that in the event this Agreement is terminated or cancelled, no refunds of any fees will be made, except where prohibited by law.
  • 8. Disclaimer of Warranties

    (a) THE WEBSITE, CONTENT AND OTHER SERVICES PROVIDED BY SPECIFIEDBY ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES, CLAIMS OR REPRESENTATIONS MADE BY SPECIFIEDBY, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, WITH RESPECT TO THE WEBSITE, CONTENT OR ANY OTHER SERVICES PROVIDED BY SPECIFIEDBY, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NOR ARE THERE ANY WARRANTIES CREATED BY COURSE OF DEALING, COURSE OF PERFORMANCE, OR TRADE USAGE.
    SpecifiedBy does not represent or warranty that the Website, Content or other services will always be available, accessible, uninterrupted, timely, secure, accurate, complete, error-free, or will operate without data loss. SpecifiedBy does not warrant any connection to or transmission from the Internet.
    (b) You acknowledge that the entire risk arising out of the use of the Website, Content or other services provided by SpecifiedBy remains with you to the maximum extend provided by law.
  • 9. User Accounts

    When you create a user account, you will select a username and password upon completing the registration process. You are fully responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your username and password and for all activities that occur under your account. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorised use of your username, password or account, or any other breach of security and to logout of your account at the end of each session. You also agree to provide true and accurate information during the registration process. We reserve the right to terminate your access to the Site should We know, or have reasonable grounds to suspect, that you have entered false or misleading information during the registration process. By becoming a registered user, you agree that this may include certain communications from us and our content providers, such as service announcements, administrative messages, promotions or newsletters, and that these communications are considered part of becoming a registered user. We shall not be responsible for your failure to abide by this paragraph.
  • 10. Limitation of Liability

    IN NO EVENT WILL SPECIFIEDBY OR ANY OF ITS CONTENT SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, AGENTS, OR THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE SITE BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DELAY, FAILURE, INTERRUPTION OF SERVICE, LOSS OF USE, LOST DATA, CORRUPTION OF DATA, LOST PROFIT, LOST REVENUE, DIMINISHED GOODWILL, PERSONAL INJURY, WRONGFUL DEATH, MISREPRESENTATION, OR ANY OTHER INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO THE SITE, ITS CONTENT, AND/OR YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR ITS CONTENT, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT SPECIFIEDBY, OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, AGENTS, OR THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE SITE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
    IN NO EVENT WILL SPECIFIEDBY OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, AGENTS, OR THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE SITE BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DAMAGES OF THE TYPES DESCRIBED ABOVE RELATED TO THE RELIABILITY, EFFICACY, CURRENTNESS, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, OR OPINIONS OF THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES TO WHICH LINKS ARE PROVIDED ON THE SITE. YOU AGREE TO ACCESS SUCH THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES AT YOUR OWN RISK.
    THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF SPECIFIEDBY, ITS SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, AGENTS, OR THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE SITE FOR ALL CLAIMS SHALL NOT EXCEED THE SUM OF ONE-HUNDRED AND TWENTY POUNDS (£120). ANY CLAIMS ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR ITS CONTENT MUST BE BROUGHT WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR OF THE DATE OF THE EVENT GIVING RISE TO SUCH ACTION, AND SUCH CLAIMS MUST BE BROUGHT IN THE JURISDICTION DEFINED BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. YOU AGREE THAT ALL REMEDIES SET FORTH IN THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE EXCLUSIVE AND ARE LIMITED TO THOSE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED HEREIN.
  • 11. Advertisers and Other Third Parties

    You understand and agree that the Site may include advertisements and that these advertisements are necessary for us to provide our services. Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers and other third parties found on or through the site, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser or third party. You agree that we are not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers or third parties on the Services.
  • 12. Links

    From time to time, the site may contain links or other references to third-party websites not controlled by SpecifiedBy, its suppliers, licensors or agents. By providing links to other websites, we do not guarantee, approve or endorse the information or products available at these websites.
  • Copyright Notice

    This website and its content is copyright of THECADCUBE LTD - © SpecifiedBy 2013. All rights reserved.
    Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:
    (a) You may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only
    (b) You may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material
    (c) You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.
  • Manufacturer Terms and Conditions

    SpecifiedBy is a trading name for THECADCUBE LTD - SC405083 - whose registered office is 3.2 TechCube, 1 Summerhall Place, Edinburgh, EH9 1PL.
    As a representative of a company wishing to upload content to SpecifiedBy, you are agreeing to our general terms and conditions, found here, as well as those additional terms and conditions below.
  • 1. Definitions

    ‘SpecifiedBy’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owners of this website.
    ‘You’ refers to the user or viewer of this website.
    "Agreement" refers to these Terms and Conditions.
    "Content" means all files and material without limitation provided by SpecifiedBy or any Subscriber that can be found on this website.
    "Subscriber" means each Person who establishes or accesses a Manufacturer Account for access to and/or use of the Website and who has agreed to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
    “Manufacturer Account” or “Subscription” means a registered account which provides a person with access to upload content to SpecifiedBy.
    "Person" means an individual or entity, including without limitation a corporation, partnership, or limited liability company.
  • 1. Manufacturer Accounts

    Manufacturer Accounts give you the right to create a company profile and upload Content in accordance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement.
    Any Content you provide in connection with this Website shall be deemed to be provided on a non-confidential basis.
    You acknowledge that access to portions of the Website and the limitations on the uploading of Content is defined by the level of manufacturer account agreed to, as outlined on the Pricing page (https://www.specifiedby.com/construction-marketing/pricing). The three account options are namel:
    Brand Exposure
    Stats & Enquiries
    Lead Generation & Sales
    We may grant customised limitations for individual accounts at our discretion.
  • 2. Content Submissions.

    You may create, edit and delete content on our website by logging in to your account and using our custom dashboard system.
    Your submissions to our website must relate to products, services or technical information relevant to the UK built environment, architecture, engineering and construction sectors.
    You must only use SpecifiedBy to submit, create, edit and remove content that relates directly to your company or organisation, or a company that you are authorised to act for as an agent.
    Your content submissions must comply with the "acceptable use" and "submissions" provisions below.
    To make a content submission, you must register for a Manufacturer Account on this website. You must ensure that your login details and password are kept confidential. You must notify us in writing immediately if you become aware of any unauthorised use of your account or password. You are responsible for any activity on our website arising out of any failure to keep your password confidential, and may be held liable for any losses arising out of such a failure. You must not use any other person's account to access our website unless you have that person's express permission to do so. We may disable your account at our sole discretion without notice or explanation.
    We will try to do scheduled maintenance during times when we anticipate that online use is lower than normal.
    We may also need to be able to do emergency maintenance and/or suspend access to the servers where, in our reasonable discretion, we see the need to do that. We will try to have the CMS available again as soon as we think it is safe to do so.
    Without prejudice to our other rights under these terms of use, we reserve the right to reject or delete submissions that breach these terms of use or that do not meet the additional guidelines for submissions published on our website. If we reject or delete a submission on either basis, we will not refund any applicable charges.
    If we accept your submission then it will remain published on our website indefinitely or for the relevant period set out in Manufacturer Account agreement, subject to termination or deletion in accordance with these terms of use.
    (a) Free submissions - Our website allows you to make free submissions.
    We may delete free directory submissions at any time in our sole discretion with or without notice to you.
    (b) Paid submissions - In addition to free submissions, we provide a paid submission service as outlined in the above ‘Manufacturer Accounts’ section.
    The applicable submission charges will be as set out on our website from time to time.
    You must pay to us the submission charges in respect of submissions in accordance with agreed payment terms.
    We may vary submission charges from time to time by posting new charges on our website. However, such variations will not affect submissions that have already been paid for.
    You must not use our website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.
  • 3. Limitation of Liability.

    IN NO EVENT WILL SPECIFIEDBY OR ANY OF ITS CONTENT SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, AGENTS, OR THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE SITE BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DELAY, FAILURE, INTERRUPTION OF SERVICE, LOSS OF USE, LOST DATA, CORRUPTION OF DATA, LOST PROFIT, LOST REVENUE, DIMINISHED GOODWILL, PERSONAL INJURY, WRONGFUL DEATH, MISREPRESENTATION, OR ANY OTHER INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, ARISING FROM OR RELATED TO THE SITE, ITS CONTENT, AND/OR YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE OR ITS CONTENT, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT SPECIFIEDBY, OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, AGENTS, OR THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE SITE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
    IN NO EVENT WILL SPECIFIEDBY OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, AGENTS, OR THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE SITE BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DAMAGES OF THE TYPES DESCRIBED ABOVE RELATED TO THE RELIABILITY, EFFICACY, CURRENTNESS, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, OR OPINIONS OF THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES TO WHICH LINKS ARE PROVIDED ON THE SITE. YOU AGREE TO ACCESS SUCH THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES AT YOUR OWN RISK.
    THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF SPECIFIEDBY, ITS SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS, AGENTS, OR THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED ON THE SITE FOR ALL CLAIMS SHALL NOT EXCEED THE SUM OF ONE-HUNDRED AND TWENTY POUNDS (£120). ANY CLAIMS ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR ITS CONTENT MUST BE BROUGHT WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR OF THE DATE OF THE EVENT GIVING RISE TO SUCH ACTION, AND SUCH CLAIMS MUST BE BROUGHT IN THE JURISDICTION DEFINED BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. YOU AGREE THAT ALL REMEDIES SET FORTH IN THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE EXCLUSIVE AND ARE LIMITED TO THOSE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED HEREIN.
  • 4. Acceptable Use.

    You must not use our website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, Trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit or other malicious computer software.
    You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities (including without limitation scraping, data mining, data extraction and data harvesting) on or in relation to our website without our express written consent.
    You must not use data collected from our website or our directory for any direct marketing activity (including without limitation email marketing, SMS marketing, telemarketing and direct mailing).
  • 5. Terms of Use.

    In these terms of use, "your submissions" means all files and material without limitation that you submit to our website. You grant to us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute your submissions in any existing or future media. You also grant to us the right to sub-license these rights, and the right to bring an action for infringement of these rights.
    You warrant and represent that your submissions will comply with these terms of use.
    Your submissions must not be illegal or unlawful, must not infringe any third party's legal rights, and must not be capable of giving rise to legal action whether against you or us or a third party (in each case under any applicable law).
    Your submissions (and their publication on our website) must not:
    (a) be untrue, false, inaccurate or misleading;
    (b) infringe any copyright, moral right, database right, trade mark right, design right, right in passing off, or other intellectual property right;
    (c) consist of or contain any instructions, advice or other information which may be acted upon and could, if acted upon, cause illness, injury or death, or any other loss or damage;
    (d) constitute negligent advice or contain any negligent statement;
    (e) be libellous or maliciously false;
    (f) be obscene, indecent or sexually explicit;
    (g) infringe any right of confidence, right of privacy, or right under data protection legislation;
    (h) constitute an incitement to commit a crime;
    (i) be in contempt of any court, or in breach of any court order;
    (j) be in breach of racial or religious hatred or discrimination legislation;
    (k) be blasphemous;
    (l) be in breach of official secrets legislation;
    (m) be in breach of any contractual obligation owed to any person.
    Your submissions must be appropriate and accord with generally accepted standards of etiquette and behaviour on the internet.
    You must not use our website to link to any website or web page consisting of or containing material that would, were it posted on our website, breach the provisions of these terms of use.
    You must not submit to our website any submissions that are or have ever been the subject of any threatened or actual legal proceedings or other similar complaint.
    We reserve the right to edit or remove any material submitted to our website, or stored on our servers, or hosted or published upon our website. Notwithstanding our rights under these terms of use in relation to submissions, we do not undertake to monitor the submissions, or the publication of the submissions on our website.
  • 6. Payment.

    As a Subscriber you are paying for the right to create a company profile and upload Content in accordance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement and our general Terms & Conditions.
    SpecifiedBy does not claim ownership of the Content you place on the website and shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such Content. Any Content you provide in connection with this Website shall be deemed to be provided on a non-confidential basis.
    You agree that all payments are to be paid promptly when requested by us.
    All accounts, whether monthly or annual, will be billed in advance of the forthcoming month or year. There will be no refunds or credits for partial months of service, upgrade/downgrade refunds, or refunds for months unused with an annual account. In order to treat everyone equally, no exceptions will be made. Annual accounts are recurring. As such, the Subscriber must provide SpecifiedBy with at least one months’ notice prior to the end of the annual account as notification that the account will not be renewed. Failure to do so will see the Account automatically renewed and the Subscriber will be billed for the recurring annual Account.
  • 7. Use and Storage of Content

    We reserve the right to establish general practices and limits concerning use of the our website and services. For example, We may limit: (a) the number of days that Content will be retained; (b) the number of links that may be sent from or received by a Manufacturers Account on the Site; (c) the size of any file that may be uploaded by a subscriber on the Site; (d) the maximum disk space that will be allotted on the our servers on your behalf; and (e) the number of times and duration for which you may access the Site in a given period of time. You agree that SpecifiedBy has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any files or other Content maintained or transmitted by the Site. We reserve the right to log off accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time. These general practices and limits may be modified from time to time.
  • 8. Termination

    If your subscription should be terminated, suspended, or cancelled for any reason, your access to the Website and to any content you uploaded will cease. In this case, we shall remove and delete all of your content.
    (a) This Agreement will be effective as of the date you accept this Agreement, thereby expressly agreeing to the terms and conditions of this Agreement and will remain in effect until terminated by either party as set forth below. You acknowledge that by using any of the services provided by SpecifiedBy or by accessing or using the Content, you agree to be bound by the terms of this Agreement.
    (b) You may terminate this Agreement at any time. If you do so before the end of your current paid up month, your cancellation will take effect immediately and you will not be charged again.
    (c) SpecifiedBy may terminate this Agreement at any time, with or without cause, by providing notice to you and/or preventing your access to the Website or Content. If SpecifiedBy terminates this Agreement, your subscription will end and all access to the Website, Content and other services provided by SpecifiedBy will end.
    (d) You agree that in the event this Agreement is terminated or cancelled, no refunds of any subscription fees will be made, except where prohibited by law.