Last updated: 01/08/2017

Thank you for visiting us! This Privacy Policy describes what information we collect and how it's used and shared. Note that any capitalized terms not defined in this Privacy Policy have the meanings set forth in our If you have any comments or questions about this Privacy Policy, feel free to contact us at [email protected].



1. Core Principles

When it comes to your personal information we believe in transparency, not surprises. So before we get into the details, we want to share with you a few of our core privacy principles. First, we don't sell your personal information to anyone. It's just not the type of business we're in. Second, we don't ask for your personal information unless we need it to provide or improve the web experience for yours. Third, we don't share your personal information unless you've specifically allowed it, or for the very limited purpose described below. Finally, we appreciate that when you visit our website, you trust us with your information, and we take that responsibility very seriously. This Privacy Policy holds us accountable for protecting your rights and your privacy.




2. Collection

When you use the website, we collect the following information, and use it only as described below:


2.1. General

You may be asked to provide personal information such as your first and last name, company name, email address, phone number, fax number, and address. You may also be asked to establish a login name and password in order to access certain areas of this website. If you forget your password, you may request to reset your password.

Hyundai Construction Equipment web servers automatically collect website usage information from you when you visit this website. Website usage information informs us about how our visitors use and navigate this website, including the number and frequency of visitors on each web page, their Internet Protocol addresses, the length of their stays and the actions they take. Certain pages of this website may use cookies and clear graphics interchange format image (GIFs) to track and store your information for the purposes described in this policy and to allow us to recognize you as a registered user if you return to this website using the same computer and browser.

Hyundai may elect to use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", to help us analyze how you use the website. The information generated by the cookie about the use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers owned by Google. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating the use of the website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. The collected data is not tied to any single individual, no individual profiles are created, and Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in their browser; however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.



2.3. Managing Cookies 
2.3.1 How to view cookies 

Since cookies are ordinary text files, they can be browsed with most text editor or word processing programs. You can click on a cookie to open it. Below I a list of links how to view cookies in different browsers. If you use another browser, please consult that browsers' own cookies information. If you use a mobile phone please see your handset manual for more information. 



Internet Explorer 11 



2.3.2. Disabling/enabling or deleting cookies 

To restrict or block cookies you do that through the browser settings. If you do not want web sites to place cookies on your computer at all, you can adapt your browser settings as such that you will be notified before any cookie is placed.  

You can likewise adapt the settings as such so that your browser refuses all cookies or only the third-party cookies. Likewise, you can remove any of your cookies that have already been placed. Please, not that you will have to separately adapt the settings for each browser and computer you use. 

Please be aware that if you do not want cookies, we can no longer guarantee our webs site to function properly. Some functions of the site may be lost, while you may no longer be able to see certain web sites. What's more, refusing cookies will not mean you will no longer see any advertisements. It's just that the advertisements will then no longer be tailored to your interests and will be repeated more often. 

Each browser has a different method to adapt to the settings. If necessary, consult your browser's 'help' function to make the correct settings. 
To disable cookies on your mobile phone please see your handset manual for more information. 
You can read more about cookies on the Internet, 



2.4. Pixels 

A pixel tag, or pixel, is a small piece of code that can be embedded on websites and emails. We use pixels to learn how you interact with our site pages and emails, and this information helps us and our ad partners provide you with a more tailored experience. For example, helps us and our ad partners provide you with a more tailored experience. For example, is you visit a Hyundai Construction Equipment page related to Crawler Excavators, a pixel will help us show you an ad for that page when you later visit a Construction news site. 



2.5. Other/unforeseen cookies 

Considering the way the Internet and web sites work, we do not always have insights into the cookies that are being placed by third parties through our web site. This particularly applies to cases where our web page contains so-called embedded elements: texts, documents, pictures or short films that are stored at another party but are shown on, in or through our web site. 
Therefore, should you come across any such cookies on this web site that we have not listed above, please let us know. Or directly contact the related third party and inquire about what cookies they place, their reason for doing so, the cookie's life span, and how they have guaranteed your privacy.


3. Children

This website is directed towards adults. Hyundai Construction Equipment does not (a) knowingly collect, use, or disclose information from children under the age of 13, (b) have actual knowledge that it is collection, using, or disclosing personal information from children under 13, and (c) have actual knowledge that it is collecting personal information directly from users of another website or online service directed to children under the age of 13.


4. How we use the information collected

We may combine the personal information you provide Hyundai Construction Equipment with other information about you that is available to us, including information from other sources (e.g. offline data or data obtained from third parties). The ways that Hyundai Construction Equipment may use your information include (a) to respond to your specific inquiries; (b) to troubleshoot any issues with respect to your use of this website; (c) to provide you with information on Hyundai Construction Equipment products and services, either on a personalised or aggregated basis; (d) to give website editors anonymous, aggregate information that is useful for developing new features and products for our visitors and to improve the content and navigation on this website; and (e) if you apply for a dealership.

We may share your personal information with trusted third parties such as dealers, our third-party website developer, and internal marketing administrators for the purpose described above. We may also disclose information to respond to legal requirements or request, enforce our policies, and protect the rights, property, and safety of Hyundai Construction Equipment. Such information will be disclosed in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.

We disclosed information to law enforcement, governmental agencies, or third-parties authorized by law, in response to a verified request relating to a criminal investigation or alleged illegal activity or any other activity that may expose us, you, or any other website user to legal liability. In such events, we will disclose information that we believe to be relevant and necessary to the investigation or inquiry.

We may disclose your personal information, any communications sent or received by you, and any other information that we may have about you to prevent, investigate, identify persons or organizations potentially involved in the activity that appears to us to be illegal, or we believe may expose us to legal liability. Additionally, we may disclose personal information in situations that we believe to be emergencies involving potential threats to the physical safety or any person or property if we believe that the information in any way relates to the threat.

In the event we are engaged in or contemplating a merger or other corporate acquisition with another business entity, personal information may be disclosed to and would likely be acquired by the other business entity.


5. Your Ability to Choose

We communicate with you to provide information, products, and services that you have requested. It is your choice to send us these requests. Through your internet browser, you may have the option to reject this web site's cookies and still use this website. However, your access to this website will be limited. You may always opt-out of receiving marketing email by following the instructions on the marketing emails.


6. Security

Hyundai Construction Equipment utilizes reasonable security measures designed to secure your information. Servers, where personal information is stored, are password and firewall-protected, and access is limited to those employees and independent contractors with a need to know and only for the purposes identified above. We maintain safeguards intended to protect the security, integrity, and privacy of these servers and of your personal information. While we have implemented reasonable security measures to safeguard personal information, please keep in mind that 'perfect security" does not exist on the Internet.

7. Third-party links

There may be third-party websites that you may link to from this website. For example, we allow you to link to Facebook, Twitter and various other social media sites from this website. However, Hyundai Construction Equipment has no control over these linked websites and they each have separate privacy and data collection practices, independent of Hyundai Construction Equipment. These social media website may track your browsing activity on this web site as well as across other sites you visit. Hyundai Construction Equipment has no responsibility or liability for these independent policies or actions and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. These linked websites are only for your convenience and yours, therefore, access them at your own risk.