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Member since Jan '11

Working languages:
Italian to English
French to English
English to Italian

Marco Solinas
Nine years of professional experience

NA
Local time: 12:41 PDT (GMT-7)

Native in: English Native in English, Italian Native in Italian

Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Chemistry; Chem Sci/EngLaw: Contract(s)
ArchaeologyEngineering: Industrial
Environment & EcologyFinance (general)
Forestry / Wood / TimberInvestment / Securities
Paper / Paper ManufacturingEnergy / Power Generation

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1716, Questions answered: 1034, Questions asked: 281
Payment methods accepted Money order, Check
Experience Years of translation experience: 12. Registered at ProZ.com: Jan 2009. Became a member: Jan 2011.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Wordfast
CV/Resume English (DOC)
Professional practices Marco Solinas endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines.
About me
Curriculum Vitae of Marco Solinas

Addresses:
• 1405-3755 Bartlett Court, Burnaby, B.C. (Canada) V3J 7G7
• 23 rue Apple Hill, Baie d’Urfé, QC (Canada) H9X 3G9

Telephone:
• 604-444-3555
• 514-457-6718

Email: marco.solinas@sympatico.ca


Position sought: Freelance translator


Language Skills
Fluent in English, French and Italian. Source languages: English, French, Italian. Target languages: English, Italian.

Professional experience:

2002-present: Freelance translator following retirement. Experience in scientific, technical, business and literary translations.

1972-2002: Thirty years career as a research chemist in Canadian industry. Acquired vast experience and competence in writing and editing specialized technical reports, both in English and in French.

Strong work ethic
Highly motivated and enthusiastic, capable of working on own initiative Well-organized capable to handle a variety of assignments and follow through from start to finish. Always meets agreed upon deadlines.

Computer Skills
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint. Main CAT tool: Wordfast.


Education
University of Torino, B.Sc. in Chemistry
University of Alberta; Ph.D. in Chemistry
Simon Fraser University: B.A. in French (in progress)



Services
Closed Captioning, Copywriting, Editing, Proofreading, Research, Subtitling, Technical Writing, Terminology Research, Translation



Subject Areas
Advertising, Architecture, Art, Automotive, Business Administration and Management, Business General, Business Marketing, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Design and Applied Arts, Ecology, Education, Energy, Environmental Science, Forestry, General, , History, Hospitality, Literature, Patent Translation, Philosophy, Science (General), Sport and Fitness, Tourism and Travel, Transportation
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 1894
PRO-level pts: 1716


Top languages (PRO)
Italian to English800
French to English455
English to Italian448
French to Italian13
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering567
Other321
Law/Patents204
Bus/Financial193
Art/Literary136
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng130
Law (general)111
Construction / Civil Engineering97
Mechanics / Mech Engineering95
Business/Commerce (general)55
Medical: Pharmaceuticals52
Law: Contract(s)52
Pts in 78 more flds >

See all points earned >
Keywords: English, French, Italian, translation, editing, proofreading, business, technical, finance, chemistry, literature




Profile last updated
Apr 17