Retired economic/mining geologist with extensive French-language working experience. M.A., M.Sc., & Ph.D. degrees, also Prof. Engineer qualifications. Broad international experience in industry, government, research, & United Nations. Knowledge of related fields includes physics, chemistry, mathematics, business, technology, legal, economics, finance, & proofreading. Wide cultural and general knowledge. References on demand.
Keywords: geology, mining, physics, chemistry, mathematics, economics, finance, business, engineering, government, industry, research, culture, United Nations, international, proofreading
Recent translation topics:
advertising * botany * company acquisition * company newsletters * company reports & financial statements * construction * contracts * corporate universities * environmental regulations * geology (monograph: see below) & geophysics * Holocaust memoirs * industrial safety & quality assurance * journalism * legal documents * marketing * medical & pharmaceutical research *metallurgy * mining * movies * nursing & child care * patent applications * personal résumés & correspondence * petroleum processing economics (500-page textbook: see below) * physics * political science * power plant specifications * publicity * tax legislation * tender documents * urban development planning * websites
I am the English translator of the Institut Français du Pétrole’s publication: Manuel d'évaluation économique des Procédés (Manual of Process Economic Evaluation) by A. Chauvel (Technip, 2003), and Mireille Gayet’s Les fossiles du Liban - Mémoire du temps (The Fossils of Lebanon - Memory of Time) (Adverbum, 2012).