Member since Nov '07

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

Kathryn Litherland
Versatile technical translator/editor

United States
Local time: 09:02 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: English Native in English
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, MT post-editing, Desktop publishing
Expertise
Specializes in:
Law (general)Automotive / Cars & Trucks
AnthropologyArchaeology
HistorySocial Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
Engineering (general)Construction / Civil Engineering
Petroleum Eng/SciElectronics / Elect Eng

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 2516, Questions answered: 1208, Questions asked: 202
Payment methods accepted ProZ Pay™ | Send a payment
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 5
Experience Years of translation experience: 17. Registered at ProZ.com: Jul 2005. Became a member: Nov 2007.
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Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordfast
Website http://www.drlith.org
CV/Resume English (DOC), English (DOC)
Professional practices Kathryn Litherland endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).
Bio
20 years of experience in Spanish, 3 years of residence in Latin America.

Specialist in engineering and construction, social sciences and humanities, as well as general translation

Construction, civil engineering, oil and gas, HVAC, control systems, mechanical and industrial engineering, networking and telecom, government contracting.

Basically, if it involves something (water, oil, electricity, data, sewage, heat, cars) flowing through something else (pipes, cables, wires, ducts, raceways, roadways, or even through thin air!), I'd love to translate it for you.

10 years' professional experience as English- and Spanish-language editor and proofreader.

PhD in anthropology, extensive education in sociology and history, familiar with psychology and philosophy
Undergraduate degree in creative writing and award-winning poet

Tenacious researcher of technical and specialized terminology.

Also available for Spanish- and English-language editing, proofreading, rewriting, and transcription.
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Llevo 20 años de aprendizaje/experiencia en español, con 3 años de residencia en América Latina.

Especialista en ingeniería y construcción, las ciencias sociales y las humanidades, mas traducción en general

Construcción, ingeniería civil, petróleo/gas, climatización, sistemas de control, ingeniería mecánica e industrial, redes electrónicas y telecomunicaciones, contratos/licitaciones, etc.

Si se trata de algo (sea agua, petróleo, electricidad, datos, aguas residuales, el calor, los autos) que fluye por otra cosa (tuberías, cables, cables, conductos, canales, carreteras, o incluso por el aire!), me encantaría para traducirlo para Usted.

10 años de experiencia como correctora de pruebas/editora en inglés y español

Doctorado en antropología, con conocimiento amplio en sociología, historia, psicología y filosofía
Licenciado en redacción/composición, galardonada poeta

Investigadora tenaz de la terminología técnica y especializada.

También estoy disponible para edición, revisión, reescritura, y transcripción en inglés.
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: 2616
PRO-level pts: 2516


Top languages (PRO)
Spanish to English1637
Portuguese to English451
English to Spanish271
English157
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering1108
Other455
Law/Patents267
Bus/Financial201
Art/Literary157
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Construction / Civil Engineering401
Law (general)159
Electronics / Elect Eng133
Business/Commerce (general)102
Energy / Power Generation99
Petroleum Eng/Sci92
Mechanics / Mech Engineering84
Pts in 75 more flds >

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Keywords: Spanish, Portuguese, English, translation, engineering, construction, manufacturing, anthropology, oil and gas, hvac, civil engineering, control systems, history, social sciences, sociology, psychology, literature, poetry, archaeology, RFPs, tenders, contracts


Profile last updated
Jan 13



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