Member since Aug '03

Working languages:
English to Norwegian
Danish to Norwegian
Swedish to Norwegian

Ellen-Marie Kristiansen Ritchie
English-Norwegian-27 years experience

Local time: 08:19 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Norwegian Native in Norwegian
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Professional full-time translator with 25 years experience specialising in technical translations, user manuals and IT.
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling
Specializes in:
Furniture / Household AppliancesComputers: Software
Computers: HardwareComputers (general)
IT (Information Technology)Internet, e-Commerce

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 143, Questions answered: 82, Questions asked: 145
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Translation education Other - Language Studies: 1982-1988
Experience Years of experience: 28. Registered at Apr 2001. Became a member: Aug 2003. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft OneNote 2017, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
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Specialising in translation and proofreading of technical texts (user manuals for all types of consumer products, cars, wheelchairs etc.), localization, IT (software, hardware, strings, help files), questionnaires, and children's games/apps. I also carry out subtitling work from English, Danish and Swedish into Norwegian.

Volume discount offered for large projects

memoQ 2015 (fully licensed, fully compatible with Trados SDLXLIFF files)
Passolo 9 and 11 (open license).


AltissiaLocalisation of language portal
Nintendo DSLocalisation of DS Lite Game
Mercedes BenzAudio user manual
SonyUser manuals
PanasonicUser manuals
JCBUser manuals
FordCompany Information
HitachiUser manuals
TV1000Film reviews/program info
Philip MorrisLocalisation of website
BBCProgram information
PhillipsUser manuals
MicrosoftLocalisation/help files/website
Sunrise MedicalUser manuals (20+) (ongoing)
Interactive IntelligenceSoftware
Cyclone BagmakerUser manual
NikonUser manual
SaitekUser manuals (x5)
DisneyChildren's games/toys (ongoing)
IBMComputer information
TomTomUser manuals
TeknikmagasinetOnline product catalogue
ETViInteractive TV Services
NCABBusiness information/newsletter
ToyotaCar user manuals
LexusCar user manuals
RustaLocalisation of website
AppleProofreading of Apple Music platform/content

REFERENCE MATERIAL: I use a wide range of up-to-date reference material and dictionaries in my work, including Microsoft's Language Portal, Clue and the following:Oxford Dictionary Chambers Dictionary of Science and Technology Collins English/Norwegian Dictionary Kunnskapsforlagets Stor Engelsk/Norsk Ordbok Kunnskapsforlagets Stor Norsk Ordbok Engelsk/Norsk Teknisk Ordbok

CONTACT INFO: For further information or a free quote, please use this link to email me: Contact

Keywords: Technical Translations, Proofreading, Translation, Norwegian Translator, Norwegian Translation, Translator, Proofreader, Car User Manuals, User Manuals for Consumer Goods, TV, Video, DVD, Film Review, Product Description, Computer Related Text, Marketing, GPS, Questionnaires, Web Sites, Food, Travel, General Text, Children's Literature, Children's Games, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, English Translations

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Nov 4, 2020

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