Working languages:
Italian to English
French to English

Marco Solinas
Accurate, professional translations

Local time: 09:21 PST (GMT-8)

Native in: English Native in English, Italian Native in Italian
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Chemistry; Chem Sci/EngEngineering: Industrial
Law: Contract(s)Electronics / Elect Eng
Construction / Civil EngineeringEnvironment & Ecology
Finance (general)Forestry / Wood / Timber
Paper / Paper ManufacturingEnergy / Power Generation

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 3416, Questions answered: 1687, Questions asked: 325
Payment methods accepted Money order, Check, PayPal, Wire transfer
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Experience Years of translation experience: 16. Registered at ProZ.com: Jan 2009.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
CV/Resume CV available upon request
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Bio
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.

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 tools: Studio, 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: 3724
PRO-level pts: 3416


Top languages (PRO)
Italian to English1850
French to English1035
English to Italian510
French to Italian13
Italian4
Pts in 1 more pair >
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering1001
Other600
Bus/Financial510
Law/Patents437
Medical296
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Law (general)253
Construction / Civil Engineering209
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng201
Business/Commerce (general)171
Mechanics / Mech Engineering158
Medical (general)152
Finance (general)140
Pts in 86 more flds >

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Keywords: English, French, Italian, translation, editing, proofreading, business, technical, finance, chemistry, literature




Profile last updated
Jan 8



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