Working languages: Dutch to English Flemish to English
Dave Greatrix Dutch to English Technical Translator
Local time: 11:32 BST (GMT+1)
Native in: English
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Specializes in: Construction / Civil Engineering Mechanics / Mech Engineering Furniture / Household Appliances Forestry / Wood / Timber Engineering: Industrial Automotive / Cars & Trucks Architecture Sports / Fitness / Recreation Military / Defense Business/Commerce (general)
Also works in: Law (general) Computers: Software Automation & Robotics Government / Politics Photography/Imaging (& Graphic Arts) Patents Mining & Minerals / Gems Medical: Health Care Medical (general) Law: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright Journalism IT (Information Technology) Insurance Idioms / Maxims / Sayings Geology Genetics Genealogy Nuclear Eng/Sci Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng Computers: Hardware Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting Archaeology Anthropology Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc. SAP Computers: Systems, Networks Names (personal, company) Metrology Medical: Instruments Poetry & Literature
PRO-level points: 1770, Questions answered: 1043, Questions asked: 24 Registered at ProZ.com: Jul 2001. N/A N/A N/A Adobe Acrobat, Frontpage, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, MemoQ 5, SDL TRADOS, SDLX Dave Greatrix endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
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 English 1747 German to English 10 English to Dutch 7 Flemish to English 4 German to French 2 Top general fields (PRO) Tech/Engineering 848 Other 418 Bus/Financial 193 Law/Patents 143 Marketing 65 Pts in 4 more flds > Top specific fields (PRO) Construction / Civil Engineering 124 Automotive / Cars & Trucks 41 Mechanics / Mech Engineering 39 General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters 27 Electronics / Elect Eng 24 Transport / Transportation / Shipping 24 Business/Commerce (general) 23 Pts in 44 more flds > See all points earned >
Keywords: Construction, building, computers, pc, electrical, electronic, engineering, social sciences, art, music, information, technology, IT, technical manuals, automotive, technical reports.
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Profile last updated Nov 28, 2016