Working languages:
German to English

Iain Purvis
Rapid turnaround at competitive prices.

United Kingdom
Local time: 13:42 GMT (GMT+0)

Native in: English Native in English
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
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Translation of technical documents from German to UK English.

Also Technical authoring, editing, and proofreading in UK English.

Current rates 50 GB Pounds per 1000 words of target language for translation, 25 GB Pounds per hour for other services.

Ford Motor Company Student Apprenticeship leading to BSc. Mechanical Engineering, followed by MSc. Diesel Engine Technology.

25 years in electrical engineering, covering power generation, transmission and distribution, multi-motor control equipment, power inverters, etc.

Extensive knowledge of technical publications, both hard-copy and electronic, having spent several years supervising Technical Publications department of large electrical firm.

35 years experience in German, conversational and technical, including protracted periods working with german customers of english employer, both in England and at site in Germany.

Widely travelled throughout Europe, willing to travel to customers' premises/sites anywhere within Europe or North America.

Also familiar with many other technical processes, such as automotive, chemical, steel, rail, desalination, and coalmining plant.

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Profile last updated
Nov 29, 2013

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