Member since Nov '03

Working languages:
Spanish to French
English to French
French (monolingual)

Bruce Capelle
Translator specialized in EU affairs

Local time: 05:17 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: French Native in French
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization
Specializes in:
IT (Information Technology)Telecom(munications)
ManagementEnvironment & Ecology
Government / PoliticsBusiness/Commerce (general)
Engineering (general)Tourism & Travel
Computers: SoftwareInternational Org/Dev/Coop

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 81, Questions answered: 48, Questions asked: 54
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Experience Years of experience: 20. Registered at Sep 2002. Became a member: Nov 2003. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, HTML Editors, Photoshop, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
Forum posts 25 forum posts
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Contests won Fourth Translation Contest: English to French
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I specialize in English to French translations for EU institutions (European Commission, European Parliament, the European Committee of the Regions, CORDIS, etc.) as well as international organisations and NGOs.

My skills:

- Broad experience in EU and international affairs.

- Excellent knowledge of SDL Trados Studio 2019.

- Terminology management.

- Impeccable organizational skills.

- Detail-oriented and quality-driven. 

- Former French Team Supervisor at

My main achievments:

- Translation and proofreading of print and web publications for various DGs of the European Commission – over 2 million words

- Translation of documents for the European Parliament – 500,000 words

- Translation of contents for various UN agencies - 800,000 words

- Translation for various NGOs - over 200,000 words

- Translation of business and financial contents – 160,000 words

- Translation and proofreading of a major travel information provider – 150,000 words

- Translation of marketing contents for a car importer’s website – 65,000 words 

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: 124
PRO-level pts: 81

Top languages (PRO)
English to French56
Spanish to French19
French to English6
Top general fields (PRO)
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Finance (general)11
IT (Information Technology)8
Furniture / Household Appliances4
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino4
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters4
Mechanics / Mech Engineering4
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Keywords: English to French professional translator, EU affairs, EU institutions, international organisations, NGOs, public affairs, environment, development, cooperation, business, marketing, tourism

Profile last updated
Jan 31, 2020

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