Ruukki Brand Bank Terms of use

The terms of use shall be applied to the utilisation of the Ruukki Brand Bank service (hereinafter Brand Bank) provided by Ruukki Construction (hereinafter Ruukki). The Brand Bank contains image materials and other assets, which are protected by copyright, trademark rights and other immaterial rights. These terms concern the use of and registration for the open access Brand Bank.

Ruukki Brand Bank offers its users the opportunity to employ Ruukki’s images, materials and trademarks (hereinafter material) stored in the Brand Bank, in the marketing and advertising of Ruukki products, in advertisements, or other contexts related to Ruukki’s business operations. The user shall see to it, with regard to any material copied, stored or used by them, that the publication thereof does not infringe on any third party or breach the right of ownership, copyright or other rights of any third party, and is not contrary to the law or good conduct. The user is not entitled to modify Ruukki’s registered trademarks, the Ruukki logo or other Ruukki brand symbols.

The use of the Brand Bank requires a username and password. The user shall be responsible for safeguarding their username and password. The password is user-specific and/or legal entity-specific, and must not be given to another person and/or legal entity. Prior to registration, the user shall be obliged to submit to Ruukki the required information in its correct form.

Ruukki has the right to prohibit the use of the Brand Bank and rescind the right to use the larger Brand Bank by notifying the user thereof. Ruukki also has the right to use in its own records the information provided by the user, and Ruukki undertakes to protect the privacy of registered users as required by the Finnish Personal Data Act. Ruukki has the right to modify the Brand Bank, its content, availability, terms of use, and requirements set for the hardware required for its use.

The user understands and accepts that they utilise the Brand Bank at their own risk. Ruukki does not guarantee uninterrupted and timely access to the Brand Bank, securely and faultlessly. Neither does Ruukki guarantee that the image material will meet the user’s expectations. Furthermore, the user understands and accepts sole responsibility for damage incurred to their information systems or loss of data caused by downloading image material from the Brand Bank.

Ruukki shall not be responsible for direct, indirect, random or specific damage (including loss of income, goodwill, earnings or information, loss of income from interest, loss of profit, or other financial loss) resulting from (a) the use of the Brand Bank or material; (b) unavailability or delayed access to the Brand Bank or material; or (c) faults in the Brand Bank or material. The Brand Bank user accepts the terms of use and undertakes to comply with them. If the user has any questions concerning the terms of use, further information is available by e-mail to

The terms of use and the relationship between the user and Ruukki shall be governed by the laws of Finland. Any disputes shall be resolved according to Finnish legislation in the general court of first instance.