Member since Aug '03

Working languages:
Russian to English

James Shipp
Half a century of translation excellence

Crestview, FL, United States
Local time: 23:55 CST (GMT-6)

Native in: English Native in English
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Specializes in:
Environment & EcologyCertificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
Medical (general)Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)
Law: Contract(s)Nuclear Eng/Sci
Chemistry; Chem Sci/EngGeology

Russian to English - Standard rate: 0.08 USD per word
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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Syracuse University
Experience Years of experience: 52. Registered at Nov 2000. Became a member: Aug 2003.
Credentials Russian to English (American Translators Association, verified)
Memberships ATA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Word
CV/Resume English (DOC)
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Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Get help with terminology and resources
  • Learn more about translation / improve my skills
  • Get help on technical issues / improve my technical skills
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
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Aerospace, chemistry, contracts, economics, geosciences, law, life sciences, nuclear engineering, patents, petroleum production, physics, and more.

Translated time-critical materials pertaining to the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia (National Security Agency). Translated the Korean Airline shootdown tapes (NBC News). Onsite in Moscow when Gorbychev surrendered power to Yeltsin (International Monetary Fund). Five subsequent one-month translation assignments to former USSR Republics (numerous clients). Author of five R-E dictionaries and more than eighty and articles on various aspects of translation work. I presently charge $100 per 1,000 target words. I do not have a minimum fee or a rush rate.
Keywords: aerospace, certificates, chemistry, contracts, economics, geosciences, law, life sciences, nuclear engineering, patents, petroleum production, physics

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Aug 26, 2020

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