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The website is owned by EPOS – Empresa Portuguesa de Obras Subterrâneas, S.A. (EPOS).

EPOS respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it. To that end, we draw your attention to this Privacy Notice, which provides information about our Privacy Policy, practices and choices you can make about the way we collect information online and how we use that information. This website is governed by the laws of Portugal. The Portuguese courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising out of the use of this website.

1. Automatically Collected Data

The domains and IP addresses of visitors are registered automatically. This information does not identify the user, but only the computer used to access the site. This data is analysed globally to see where in the world the site is being used, to ensure coverage and to enable us to improve our service to you. The personal data of each user is not collected and analysed in this process.

2. Cookies

To collect the information referred to in point 1, temporary cookies may be used that will remain in the cookie file of the user’s browser until the browser is closed. Cookies cannot by themselves identify you. A “cookie” is a small piece of information sent to the user’s server and stored on the hard disk of the user’s computer, without causing any damage to the computer. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie so that you can choose whether to accept or reject it.

We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer the website. An IP address is a numeric code that identifies a computer on the network/Internet. Your IP address is also used to collect demographic information. We may also perform IP lookups to determine which domain the user has come from (i.e.:, to better gauge user demographics.

3. Collection and processing of personal data

This Privacy Policy regulates the collection of personal data and their subsequent processing, as well as the exercise of the holder’s rights under the General Data Protection Regulation (RGPD).

The data collected will be processed and stored electronically by the entity responsible for processing, EPOS – Empresa Portuguesa de Obras Subterrâneas, S.A..

These data will be treated confidentially and will be used for Recruitment and Selection (by the Central Human Resources Department), for Denunciations and Complaints Management (by the Compliance Management Team), Information or Clarification Requests (by the Corporate Secretary) and Social Responsibility (by the Workers’ Representatives for Social Responsibility).

The processing of the data collected is necessary for the pursuit of the main and accessory activities of those responsible for processing and explicitly indicated in the information collection forms.

4. Access to personal data

Nos termos da legislação aplicável, o titular dos dados pessoais poderá solicitar o acesso, atualização, correção, suspensão e eliminação dos dados que lhe dizem respeito, ou opor-se ao seu tratamento, bem como exercer o direito de portabilidade, pessoalmente, por carta ou por correio eletrónico para:

EPOS – Empresa Portuguesa de Obras Subterrâneas, S.A.
Morada: Lagoas Park, Edifício 2, 2740-265 Porto Salvo, Oeiras, Portugal

Caso o titular dos dados entenda que o tratamento dos dados pessoais que lhe digam respeito viola o RGPD, pode apresentar reclamação junto da CNPD – Comissão Nacional de Proteção de Dados (correio eletrónico: e correio postal: Av. D. Carlos I, 134 – 1º 1200-651 Lisboa).

5. Cumprimento/conformidade de privacidade

This privacy policy regulates the collection and further processing of personal data collected from the data subject and the exercise of their rights under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Data protection legislation is subject to revision, so we recommend that you consult our privacy statement regularly.

6. Hyperlinks

The EPOS website may provide links to external websites for your convenience and information. By accessing these links you will leave the EPOS website. EPOS does not control these sites or their privacy policies, which may differ from EPOS’ policy. EPOS does not endorse or represent these sites. The EPOS Privacy Statement does not cover any personal data you may provide to sites external to EPOS.

We recommend that you review the privacy policies of any company before submitting your personal information. Some external companies may choose to share your personal information with EPOS, so this sharing will be governed by that company’s privacy policy.

7. Ownership and Access

All the contents of this site (texts, images, brands and logos) are the intellectual property of the company EPOS – Empresa Portuguesa de Obras Subterrâneas, S.A.. It is forbidden to copy, reproduce, modify or disseminate the content of this site without written permission from EPOS. EPOS allows free access, free of charge, to this site in order to provide information about our company and the work we have developed for our customers.

8. Security

EPOS uses technical and organisational security measures to protect against manipulation, loss, destruction and unauthorised access to the data granted and administered by EPOS. The security measures adopted are constantly optimised in accordance with the latest technological advances.

9. Law and jurisdiction

This site was created and operates in accordance with Portuguese law. The use of this site is subject to the acceptance of these rules and of other terms and conditions that may be adopted.

Any dispute involving EPOS – Empresa Portuguesa de Obras Subterrâneas, S.A., within the scope of this site will be governed by the legislation in force and the Portuguese courts only have jurisdiction.

10. Amendments

EPOS reserves the right to update its privacy policy from time to time. Where we do so, we will post the date of the last update.

A EPOS reserva-se ainda o direito de suspender o acesso a este site sem qualquer aviso prévio.

Date of last revision: 06/05/2020