This privacy policy sets out how The Concrete Portal uses and protects any information that you give The Concrete Portal when you use this website.

The Concrete Portal is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

The Concrete Portal may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

Who is collecting the data

The Concrete Portal network will only collect data if the individual has given permission for The Portal to contact them.

What data is being collected

  • Your name
  • Job title
  • Company name
  • Email address/telephone numbers
  • Business/home address (depends on the individuals preference if they receive printed membership material)
  • your payment and delivery details, including billing and delivery addresses and credit card details, where you make payment to us
  • Monthly Production statistics, will get from all manufacturers in the emirate and appear as emirate total production.
  • Ex-changed information will appear as it shoes in the website.

Other data collected:

We also collect statistics for the purposes of monitoring our website usage this information allows us to continue to develop our website and services, the data includes the computer’s IP address and a person’s location, browser type, operating system, and the web pages you visit. If you access our website from a mobile or other device, we may collect a unique device identifier contained in that device.

What is the legal basis for processing the data?

As part of their membership package as indicated on our website, an individual/company must complete and return a signed application form to our membership department for processing.

To monitor use of our websites and online services. We may use your information to help us check, improve and protect our products, content, services and websites, both online and offline, in accordance with our legitimate interests.

Who is the data shared with?

The Concrete Portal does not pass any data to 3rd parties.

How will the data be used?

To inform our members and non-members of technical and non-technical events happening across the UAE and new technical literature.

How long will the data be stored for?

As long as their membership is valid, if they fail to renewal the data will be reduced to a company record only and all personal data will be deleted.

How can an individual raise a complaint?

Please contact our membership department on either 04 2672 936 or click here to e-mail

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyses web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyses data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.