Working languages:
English to Portuguese
French to Portuguese
Portuguese to English

Alexandre Melo
Knows subjects from 20 years in industry

Local time: 04:15 BRT (GMT-3)

Native in: Portuguese (Variant: Brazilian) 
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization
Specializes in:
Automotive / Cars & TrucksBusiness/Commerce (general)
Construction / Civil EngineeringEnergy / Power Generation
Engineering (general)Engineering: Industrial
Law: Contract(s)Petroleum Eng/Sci
Ships, Sailing, MaritimeTransport / Transportation / Shipping

Experience Years of translation experience: 25. Registered at Nov 2000. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Portuguese (Associação Brasileira de Tradutores)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, DejaVu, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, SDL Studio 2014, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume CV/Resume (PDF)
Training sessions attended Trainings
Freelance translator. Experience of 34 years.
Background: Naval Officer, graduated from Naval Academy in 1968; Naval Architect & Marine Engineer, graduated in 1974; Lawyer, graduated in 1997.
Associate Member of the American Translators Association (# 221355).
From 1970 to 1994 worked as a translator in free time; Retired from industry in 1994 and began working as a full time freelance translator.
Worked for 20 years in shipbuilding, shipping, and in the oil and gas industry.
Specializes in technical subjects (oil, gas and energy, shipping, mechanical engineering, computers, information technology, economics, military technology and weapons) and juridical texts, mainly contracts.

Main clients: a major oil industry (from exploration to distribution); a leading Classification Society (ships); a leading producer of industrial and healthcare gases; a natural gas exploitation and transportation complex; law firms
Keywords: oil, gas, shipbuilding, engineering, contract, law, legal

Profile last updated
Feb 28, 2017

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