Working languages:
English to Chinese
Chinese to English

William Li
Efficient and Experienced

Local time: 07:39 CST (GMT+8)

Native in: Chinese Native in Chinese
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Voiceover (dubbing), Training
Specializes in:
Art, Arts & Crafts, PaintingTourism & Travel

English to Chinese - Standard rate: 0.07 USD per word / 25 USD per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) Questions asked: 5
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 5
Translation education Bachelor's degree - INNER MONGOLIA UNIVERSITY
Experience Years of translation experience: 18. Registered at May 2005. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships TAC
Software Yaxin CAT, Other CAT tool
CV/Resume CV/Resume (DOC)
18 years experience in ths trade

Completed approximately 2,112,000 words of translation

In collaboration with native English translators

SERVICES:Translation & Localization, Proofreading/Editing

Translation languages: English to Chinese and Chinese to English
For Both Simplified and Traditional Chinese

Native language: Chinese


· Marketing
· Business
· Tourism, travel & leisure
· Mechanical engineering
· Website localization
· Arts & crafts
· Literature


Translation: 2,000-3,000 words per day
Proofreading: 1,000-1,500 words per hour


¡¤ Certified translator and interpreter of China

A proofed and reserved translator of :

1.Done Information Oy, member of the Association of Finnish Translation Companies(SKTOL). Tukholmankatu 2, 00250 Helsinki, Finland,Tel:+358 20 525 3303,

2.Wordbank Limited, member of the Association of Translation Companies (ATC) of the United Kingdom, 33 Charlotte Street, London W1T 1RR

Letter of reference from one of my clients:

Mr.Hongliang Li has carried out one English to Chinese web page translation assignment for Done Information Oy in May 2005.

Mr.Li handled the project in a most professional and timly manner, and we are very pleased with the quality of both the translation as well as the overall service.

We would happy to use Mr.Li's translation service also in the future, and we can sincerely recommend him for any similar translation assignment.

9th of June 2005
Maarit Rissanen
Sourcing Manager
Done Information Oy
Tukholmankatu 2,FI-00250 Helsinki

·Allison Donald, Asst. Project Manager, Convera Corporation, 1921 Gallows Road, Suite 200, Vienna, VA 22182, USA. Phone: 760-930-7655, Fax: 760-804-8134. e-mail:,
·Maarit Rissanen, Sourcing Manager, Done Information Oy, Tukholmankatu 2, FI-00250 Helsinki, Finland. Phone: +358 20 525 3303, e-mail:, fax: +358 (0)20 525 3304,

· Working for a number of delegations of diplomats, government officers, business and trade, goodwill missions, etc.
· Being assigned to work for Baotou Leather Factory, Baotou Leather Shoe Factory, Baotou Fur Factory, Baotou Sugar Refinery, No.1 Ceramic Factory of Baotou, and Baotou Brewery for about one year. The projects involved the installation and testing of the imported equipment from foreign companies including British United Shoe Machinery Ltd., Mercier Freres of France, BERGI-OFB of Italy, Mark s.p.a. of Italy, De Danske Sukkerfabrikker (DDS) of Denmark, COSA Company Limited of Switzerland, OY International Business Service Ltd. of Finland etc.
(Completed approximately 100,000 words of translation)
1989-1991: English tour guide, CHINA INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL SERVICE, Baotou Branch Office,
Being a guide for some tour groups from USA, Canada, UK, Finland etc.
Completed approximately 1,800,000 words of translation for projects including:
· The Continuous Casting Project of Xining Special Steel Plant, Qinghai Province, China, equipment imported from SMS CONCAST INC. of U.S.A, Rockwell Automation of Canada, Fisher-Rosemount, ABB etc.,
· Malvaka Steel, India; technical specifications, standards, working plan, automation, telecommunication, water supply/drainage and pressure vessels
· Pakistan Steel, transformers
· Tianjin Seamless Steel Pipe Factory, China, equipment imported from MAGNEMAG DEMAG, Germany; positioning system of rolling mill
· Datong Steel Works, China, EOF furnace,
· Jiuquan Steel Works, China, equipment imported from Toshiba of Japan; technical offer and sheet rolling mill
· Continuous Casting and Rolling Project of Baotou Iron and Steel Works, equipment imported from MAGNEMAG DEMAG, ABB, SIEMENS, AEG, SMS, DANIELI and MITSUBISHI; technical offers, automation, water treatment, four strand bloom continuous casters, tundishes, ladle refining, tunnel furnaces, roller hearth furnaces and markers etc.
· Feasibility Study Report, Central Heating Project, Hohhot, China,
· Feasibility Study Report, Aerdin Central Heating Works, Baotou, China
· Many letters, communications, faxes, manuals, directions, instructions etc.
· Translator and Interpreter on the worksite of the continuous casting project of Xining Special Steel Plant, 3 months
· Translator and Interpreter for the export negotiations of the calcium carbide of No.2 Chemical Plant of Baotou and NIZAM IMPEX of Pakistan, 15 days
2001-2003: Assistance of general manager, INNER MONGOLIA XIANGTAI INDUSTRIES & TRADE CO., LTD (a company exporting cashmere, its products and products of blended fiber).
Translating daily correspondence, communicating with and receiving foreign customers, filing etc. (Completed approximately 110,000 words)
2003-Present (Completed approximately 102,000 words)
Self-employed translator and interpreter
Contracted translator of Convera Corporation. Completed about 30200 words of terminology translation including domains like agriculture, politics, social, military and small business etc ranking the third place among all the 773sglobal contributors for Convera. Completed one project (translation for search pages of Ensto website: for Done Information Oy, two projects for GUANGZHOU AARON TRANSLATION CO.LTD., three projects for YONG YAO WAX PRODUCTS CO., LTD. of Zhuhai Special Economic Zone and a number of projects from other connections.
Keywords: Chinese, Simplified, Traditional, China, English, Marketing, business, Website localization, Tourism, travel, leisure, Arts & crafts, Mechanical, Literature, metallurgy. Chinese native speaker

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Nov 29, 2013

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