Terms of Use


Use of explosives products are extremely dangerous, and use by anyone who lacks adequate training, experience and supervision may KILL OR SERIOUSLY INJURE. The use, distribution, manufacturing, import, purchase, sale or storage of explosives products is tightly restricted by law and use of any of the products on this website requires a government issued license or permit.  Use this website in association with explosives only if you are appropriately licensed under the law and are a trained, experienced and supervised blaster and are aware of the risks inherent in the use of explosives.

Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Website User Agreement and Terms of Use

This website is owned by Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company (EBAD) whose principal place of business is located at 640 Hopmeadow Street, Simsbury, CT 06070. This website is operated on behalf of Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense, including its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively, “EBAD,” “we,” or “us”).

Please read the following terms and conditions carefully before using this website or any of our other websites. By accessing or using our website, you agree to the following terms and conditions, without limit or qualification, in addition to all applicable laws. You should review these terms of use regularly as they may change at any time at our sole discretion. If you do not agree to any term of use, you should not access or otherwise use our website.

1. EBAD provides this website for your convenience only.

EBAD’s website is provided without charge as a convenience and for your information only. This website has been created using current general information. Changes in circumstances after publication may affect the completeness or accuracy of the information. By merely providing access to our website content, we do not warrant or represent that:

    • the content is accurate, complete, up-to-date or current;
    • the content is free from changes caused by a third party;
    • the products displayed on the website are currently available or that their specifications are current and complete;
    • we have a duty to update any content; and
    • your access to our website will be free from interruptions, errors, computer viruses or other harmful components.
    • We do not assume any liability for these matters.  You use EBAD’s website at your own risk.

2. EBAD disclaims all liability for any errors or omissions on our website.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, EBAD disclaims all liability for any errors or omissions contained on our website or for any failure to update or correct this information. It is your responsibility to assess and verify the accuracy, completeness and reliability of the information on this website, and to seek professional advice where necessary.

3. EBAD’s website is provided “AS IS” and we disclaim all warranties.

EBAD makes this website and its contents available “AS IS” without any representation or warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

4. EBAD’s liability related to your use of this website is limited.

The use of the information on this website is at your own risk. EBAD, its directors, employees, shareholders, agents and other representatives will not, under any circumstances, be liable for any injury, loss or damage arising out of or related to the use, or inability to use, the information on this website or provided through this website. Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall we be liable for any compensatory, direct, special, incidental or consequential damages. This includes loss of data, income or profit arising out of the use or the inability to use the content of our website, even if one of our representatives has been advised of the possibility of your damages.  All buyers and users of the products described on this website agree to release and discharge EBAD™ from any and all claims and liabilities whatsoever arising out of the purchase or use of such products.

5. This website does not recommend the use of any product.

Nothing contained on this website is to be interpreted as a recommendation to use any product, process, formulation or any information on this website in a manner which infringes the intellectual property rights of any person, company or entity. EBAD makes no representations or warranties that use of the information on this website will not infringe such intellectual property rights.

6. EBAD owns this website and your use of our website is restricted.

EBAD’s website and its contents are owned and operated by us.  Our website’s content is copyrighted and protected by U.S. and worldwide copyright laws and treaty provisions. In addition, our website is protected by trademark, patent and other proprietary rights laws. Under no circumstances will you acquire any ownership rights or other interest in any content by or through your use of this website.  You agree not to reverse engineer, republish, or use materials, products or services in violation of any law. The use of this website is at the discretion of EBAD.

No material from this website may be copied, reproduced, distributed, modified, uploaded, downloaded, transmitted, reused, re-posted, published or framed within another website without the written consent of EBAD except in the usual course of operating a web browser for personal non-commercial use. You are also allowed to print hard copies of the material on this website for non-commercial use, providing you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices on that material.

The following is a non-exclusive list of registered trademarks of EBAD:

    • DETASHEET® flexible explosive
    • PRIMASHEET® flexible explosive
    • SKIN-PACK® detonator assembly
    • SOB® slip on booster
    • NEA® separation devices
    • MPLC® tactical line charge
    • NEA® release mechanisms

The following is a non-exclusive list of other trademarks belonging to EBAD or affiliated entities:

    • ACE™Advanced Cutting Explosive
    • TiNi™ release mechanisms
    • EZ DET® non-electric detonator is a registered trademark of Dyno Nobel Inc.
    • Primacord® detonating cord is a registered trademark of Dyno Nobel Inc.
    • Primaline® detonating fuse is a registered trademark of Dyno Nobel Inc.

To the extent a name, logo or design does not appear on the above list, such lack of appearance does not constitute a waiver of any intellectual property rights that EBAD has established in its product names, logos or designs, all of which rights are expressly reserved.

7. By providing content, we do not allow you to use our trademarks.

The trademarks and logos of EBAD used and displayed on our website are our registered and unregistered trademarks. Nothing on this website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any of our trademarks without our written permission.  Requests to use trademarks owned by other companies which may be mentioned on this website should be directed to such other companies. We aggressively enforce our intellectual property rights.  EBAD’s name and our logo may not be used in any way, including in advertising or publicity, without prior written permission.

All links to this website must be approved in writing by EBAD, except that EBAD consents to links in which the link and the pages that are activated by the link do not: (a) create frames around any page on this website or use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of any content within this website; (b) misrepresent your relationship with EBAD; (c) imply that EBAD approves or endorses you, your website, or your service or product offerings; and (d) present false or misleading impressions about EBAD or otherwise damage the goodwill associated with the EBAD name or trademarks. As a further condition to being permitted to link to this website, you agree that EBAD may at any time, in its sole discretion, terminate permission to link to this website.  In such event, you agree to immediately remove all links to this website and to cease using any EBAD™ trademark.

8. We do not have responsibility for links to third party content.

We may provide hyperlinks or pointers to other websites maintained by third parties or may provide third party content on our website.  The links to third party websites are provided for your convenience and information only. The content in any linked websites is not under our control so we are not responsible for the content, including any further links in a third party website. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to our website, you do this entirely at your own risk. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that the third party you link to for your use is free of computer viruses, worms, trojan horses and other items of a destructive nature.

We reserve the right to terminate a link to a third party website at any time. The fact that we provide a link to a third party website does not mean that we endorse, authorize or sponsor that website. It also does not mean that we are affiliated with the third party website’s owners or sponsors in any way.

9. If a third party links to our website, it is not an endorsement.

If a third party links to our website, it is not necessarily an indication of an endorsement, authorization, sponsorship, affiliation, joint venture or partnership by or with us. In most cases, we are not aware that a third party has linked to our website.

10. If you transmit or provide data to us, it is non-confidential.

We do not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through our website. If you transmit to or post on our website any material, data, information or idea by any means, it will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be disseminated or used by us for any purpose.

11. You must obey local laws in accessing EBAD’s website. 

This website is controlled by us from our offices within the United States of America. We make no representation that content or materials in the website are appropriate or available for use in other jurisdictions. Access to our website content or materials from jurisdictions where such access is illegal or prohibited. If you choose to access EBAD’s website from other jurisdictions, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. We are not responsible for any law violations. You may not use or export the materials in this website in violation of U.S. export laws and regulations. Any claims relating to our website and its content and materials shall be governed by the laws of the State of Connecticut without regard to its principles of conflicts of laws.  If the information on this website is translated into or presented in languages other than English, the English version of that information will be authoritative in relation to any disputes regarding its interpretation.

12. You agree to indemnify us for using our website.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless EBAD, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of these terms of use by you.

13. You are bound by any changes to these terms of use.

EBAD may at any time revise these terms of use by updating this posting. By using our web site, you agree to be bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to determine the then current terms of use to which you are bound

Our failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of these terms of use shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.  Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any provision in these terms of use.