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Working languages:
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German to Russian
Russian to German
Russian to English
English to German

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Edgar Hermann
4 years with GAZPROM

Germersheim, Rheinland-Pfalz
Local time: 21:47 CEST (GMT+2)

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

Rates
English to Russian - Rates: 0.07 - 0.09 EUR per word / 20 - 25 EUR per hour
German to Russian - Rates: 0.08 - 0.09 EUR per word / 25 - 25 EUR per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 5193, Questions answered: 3170, Questions asked: 261
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: 20. Registered at ProZ.com: Sep 2005. Became a member: Jun 2006.
Credentials German to Russian (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, verified)
Russian to German (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, verified)
German to English (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, verified)
English to German (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, verified)
Memberships
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
Website http://competent-translation.com/
CV/Resume German (PDF), English (PDF)
Professional practices Edgar Hermann endorses ProZ.com'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: 5227
PRO-level pts: 5193


Top languages (PRO)
German to Russian3590
English to Russian1477
Russian to German83
Russian to English20
English to German15
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Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering2919
Other842
Bus/Financial391
Law/Patents375
Medical248
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Engineering (general)747
Engineering: Industrial591
Mechanics / Mech Engineering264
Law: Contract(s)224
Construction / Civil Engineering212
Law (general)180
Petroleum Eng/Sci152
Pts in 82 more flds >

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