Working languages:
Dutch to English
Flemish to English

Dave Greatrix
Dutch to English Technical Translator

United Kingdom
Local time: 06:44 GMT (GMT+0)

Native in: English 
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization
Expertise
Specializes in:
ArchitectureMilitary / Defense
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringFurniture / Household Appliances
Forestry / Wood / TimberEngineering: Industrial
Construction / Civil EngineeringBusiness/Commerce (general)
Automotive / Cars & TrucksSports / Fitness / Recreation

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1770, Questions answered: 1043, Questions asked: 24
Experience Registered at ProZ.com: Jul 2001.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Frontpage, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, MemoQ 5, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
Professional practices Dave Greatrix endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
About me
Native English speaker

I have lived and worked in the Netherlands for more than 20 years. During this period, I was actively involved in several major construction contracts.

20 years resident of The Netherlands
3 years resident of Germany

Construction, Civil Engineering, Technical, Marketing, Animals.

I was the sole translator of the cockpit test instruction manuals for the Fokker 50 / 100 middle distance passenger aircraft.

I have been involved in several major translation projects for a number of large Dutch construction, building and civil engineering companies including:

The Sea Palace, floating Chinese pagoda restaurant, Amsterdam. (seating for 900 guests)
Heineken Brewery bottling plant and office block, Zouterwoude.
Amsterdam Metro - Noord/Zuidlijn - light railway construction.

I have also assisted the:

Dutch Police Force. (detainee statements) (tender documents for protective clothing)
Dutch Army. (user manuals for specialist military equipment)

I have translated a number of books which include: - The History of Firearms, World Wines, World Beers, Dogs of the World.
This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 2807
PRO-level pts: 1770


Top languages (PRO)
Dutch to English1747
German to English10
English to Dutch7
Flemish to English4
German to French2
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering848
Other418
Bus/Financial193
Law/Patents143
Marketing65
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Construction / Civil Engineering124
Automotive / Cars & Trucks41
Mechanics / Mech Engineering39
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters27
Electronics / Elect Eng24
Transport / Transportation / Shipping24
Business/Commerce (general)23
Pts in 44 more flds >

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Keywords: Construction, building, computers, pc, electrical, electronic, engineering, social sciences, art, music, information, technology, IT, technical manuals, automotive, technical reports.




Profile last updated
Nov 28, 2016



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