Website Terms of Use

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 website terms of use, which together with our privacy policy govern The OpenFOAM Foundation Ltd’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. Any dispute arising out of the use of the website is subject to the laws of England and Wales. Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

The term ‘The OpenFOAM Foundation Ltd’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is PO Box 56676, London W13 3DB, UK. Our company registration number is 09012603 (England). The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.


The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by The OpenFOAM Foundation Ltd and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

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This website and its content (including without limitation the text, computer code, artwork, photographs, images, music, audio material, video material and audio-visual material on this website) is owned by The OpenFOAM Foundation Ltd.

Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:

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  • you may print pages from this website for your own use.

You may not 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. The automated and/or systematic collection of data from this website is prohibited.


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