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Member since Jun '06

Working languages:
English to Russian
German to Russian

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February 2016

Edgar Hermann
4 years with GAZPROM

Germersheim, Rheinland-Pfalz
Local time: 15:41 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Russian Native in Russian
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
This person previously served as a moderator.
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, Project management
Specializes in:
Advertising / Public RelationsEngineering: Industrial
Automotive / Cars & TrucksComputers: Software
Construction / Civil EngineeringEconomics
Engineering (general)Law (general)
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringPetroleum Eng/Sci

English to Russian - Rates: 0.09 - 0.13 EUR per word / 30 - 45 EUR per hour
German to Russian - Rates: 0.09 - 0.13 EUR per word / 30 - 45 EUR per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 5208, Questions answered: 3182, Questions asked: 265
Payment methods accepted Visa
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 4
Translation education Other - Dipl. Translator, University of Mainz, Germany. Dipl. Teacher of English and German, Kolomna Teacher Training Institute, Russia.
Experience Years of translation experience: 22. Registered at Sep 2005. Became a member: Jun 2006.
Credentials German to Russian (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, verified)
Memberships BDÜ
TeamsFASK (FTSK) Network
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, FrameMaker, Frontpage, Idiom, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Adobe Acrobat Prof, Adobe FrameMaker, HTML, MS Office, Photoshop, Pagemaker, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
CV/Resume German (PDF), English (PDF)
Professional practices Edgar Hermann endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
About me
I am a certified freelance translator based in Germany (Karlsruhe – Mannheim region) specialising in the translation of scientific, economical and technical texts, documents and websites from English or German to Russian.
My degrees: Dipl. Teacher of English and German at Kolomna Teacher Training Institute, Russia.
Dipl. Translator for Russian, English and German at The School of Applied Linguistics and Cultural Studies (Fachbereich Angewandte Sprach- und Kulturwissenschaft [FASK]), University of Mains, Germany.
I am a native Russian speaker who has been based in Germany since 1999.
I should probably mention that I worked four years as a translator for the Russian pipeline monopolist GAZPROM joint-stock company.
My previous experience of translation includes the translation of various technical manuals and IT related documents.
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: 5242
PRO-level pts: 5208

Top languages (PRO)
German to Russian3601
English to Russian1481
Russian to German83
Russian to English20
English to German15
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Engineering (general)754
Engineering: Industrial591
Mechanics / Mech Engineering264
Law: Contract(s)224
Construction / Civil Engineering212
Law (general)180
Petroleum Eng/Sci156
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