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Simona La Vecchia
Simona La Vecchia

Castelletto d'Orba, Piemonte, Italy
Local time: 15:38 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Italian 
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Training
Specializes in:
Construction / Civil EngineeringReal Estate
Transport / Transportation / ShippingEngineering (general)
Environment & EcologyShips, Sailing, Maritime
Art, Arts & Crafts, PaintingBiology (-tech,-chem,micro-)
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 8, Questions answered: 7, Questions asked: 19
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Glossaries Due Diligence
Experience Years of experience: 15. Registered at Aug 2014. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software CafeTran Espresso, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Powerpoint
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Training sessions attended Trainings
Professional practices Simona La Vecchia endorses's Professional Guidelines.
I am an Italian native speaker, born in Genoa, Italy with a great passion for foreign languages.

Full-time freelance translator for various Italian Companies with a long-term cooperation with two important Italian Firms specialised in Buildings Inspection activities. Translations of Due Diligence Reports including Ownership, Legal Status (Easements, Obligations, Provisions), Asset Transferability, Occupancy Status, Land and Building Register, Constructions, Structural Works, Town Planning, Energy Performance, Electrical and Mechanical Systems, Lifting Plants, Fire and Fire Prevention, Security and Special System (Video surveillance, Anti-intrusion, CCTV), Air Conditioning, Cooling and Thermal Plants, Heating Ventilating Air Conditioning (HVAC), Water Supply, Drains, Cisterns and Containment Tanks, Soil and Subsoil (Pollution and Reclamation), Asbestos Containing Materials (ACMs), Materials containing Manmade Vitreous Fibres (MMVFs), Noise Factor, Ozone Depleting Substances (ODSs), Magnetic and Atmospheric Emissions, Radon Gas, Waste Materials Handling, PCB/PCT. Environmental Reports: ACMs and MMVFs census and mapping, sample procedures, relevant legislation, risk assessment and remediation.
Web site and adverting materials: hotels and residences, estate agency, Italian wines and cooking, transport insurances and claims, majolica and terracotta products, sea-air-road transportations, anticorrosion systems, historical monuments.

From 2002 to 2009
Branch Manager of a Worldwide International Freight Forwarder: management of import/export department teams and outside and inside sales in coordination with the other company functions (human resources, administration, procurement, finance and cost control).

From 2000 to 2002
Operations and Key Account Manager of a Worldwide International Freight Forwarder. Responsible for import/export team operations, key account customers and network relationships and coordination.

***Full details on projects and/or references available on request*** Some sample projects: Italian to English Due Diligence (approx. 205 pages / 55.000 words) Detailed physical and technical condition of the property, examination of all available cadastral, notarial and construction documents, identification of obligations, poor performances and improvements; suitability of the property for its intended use; plants inspections and environmental analysis). Technical Due Diligence (approx. 166 pages / 50.000 words) Technical Due Diligence (approx. 117 pages / 47.000 words) Technical and environmental Due Diligence (approx. 119 pages / 42.000 words) Discussion Memorandum, preliminary and final Due Diligence (approx. 108 pages / 40.000 words) ACMs and MMVFs mapping and relevant legislation (approx. 113 pages /40.000 words) Town Planning survey and environmental analysis (approx. 111 pages / 15.000 words) Engineering summary for harbour construction (approx. 38 pages / 14.000 words) Photovoltaic plant insepction and executive summary (approx. 68 pages / 13.000 words) Yearly financial report of property portfolio (approx. 33 pages / 11.000 words)
Keywords: Air conditioning system, Air-way bill of lading, Amianto, Approvvigionamento idrico, Asbestos containing materials (ACMs), Attestato di certificazione energetica (ACE), Bill of lading, Bonifica, Building, Building register, Carico, Catasto fabbricati, Catasto terreni, Centrale idrica, Certificato di prestazione energetica (APE), Certificato di prevenzione incendi (CPI), Cistern, Cisterne, Climate control system, Compagnia di Navigazione, Dichiarazione inizio attività (DIA), Drains, Due Diligence, Electrical system, Energy approval certificate, Energy performance certificate, English Italian translation, Environment, Environmental, Fibre artificiali vetrose, Fire prevention, Fluorinated gas, Freight Forwarder, Gas fluororati, Impianti meccanici, Impianto di climatizzazione, Impianto di condizionamento, Impianto disoleatore, Impianto idrico sanitario, Impianto termico, Italian English translation, Land register, Loading, Manmade vitreous fibres (MMVFs), Mechanical systems, Nave, Notice of works Commencement, Oil, Opere strutturali, Ozone depleting substances (ODSs), Permesso di costruire, Plumbing and drainage, Polizza di carico aerea, Polizza di carico marittima, Radon gas, Reclamation, Scarichi, Scarico, Segnalazione certificata inizio attività (SCIA), Serbatoi, Sewer, Sewerage, Ship, Shipping, Shipping company, Sistema elettrico, Soil, Sostanze ozonodannose, Sottosuolo, Spedizioniere, Structural works, Structure, Struttura, Subsoil, Suolo, Tank, Technical translation, Technical translation English Italian, Technical translator English Italian, Technical translator Italian English, Tehcnical translation Italian English, Tehcnical translator, Thermal plant, Town planning, Traduttore tecnico, Traduttore tecnico Inglese Italiano, Traduttore tecnico Italiano Inglese, Traduzione, Traduzione Inglese Italiano, Traduzione Italiano Inglese, Traduzione tecnica Inglese Italiano, Traduzione tecnica Italiano Inglese, Traduzioni, Traduzioni Inglese Italiano, Traduzioni Italiano Inglese, Traduzioni tecniche, Traduzioni tecniche Inglese Italiano, Traduzioni tecniche Italiano Inglese, Translation, Unloading, Urbanistica, Vasche di contenimento, Water distribution plant, Water supply.

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