Working languages:
German to Norwegian
English to Norwegian
Swedish to Norwegian

Arne Flood
5-years in-house - Pro on manuals/tech.

Local time: 13:16 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Norwegian (Bokmal) Native in Norwegian (Bokmal)
This person is a top KudoZ point holder in Swedish to Norwegian
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization
Also works in:
Advertising / Public RelationsAgriculture
Automation & RoboticsComputers: Software
Engineering (general)Engineering: Industrial
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringFurniture / Household Appliances
Tourism & TravelManufacturing
Marketing / Market ResearchPrinting & Publishing
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 8, Questions answered: 5, Questions asked: 1
Experience Years of experience: 25. Registered at Jan 2002. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Across, DejaVu, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, STAR Transit
CV/Resume CV/Resume (RTF)
Technical / Manuals
Software / Websites
Advertising / Localisation

USD 0.11 / EURO 0.12 per word in source

Full-time Freelance - large capacity

I draw on my technical background, but I also have a broader orientation towards e.g. software/web. My professional status is best described through this employment:

2001-1996 Samtext AS Oslo, Norway
Project Manager / Translator / Editor
- Managed and took part in large volumes of translation / editing / localisation

Some examples:
- Translated a number of manuals for consumer electronics (e.g. DVD, VCR, Plasma screen)
- Translated and localised IT marketing material targeting companies and consumers
- Co-ordinated the translation of complete websites with CAT-tool
- Co-ordinated and took part in translation / editing of a large number of manuals for dairy equipment
- Localised brochures (Copywriting) for leading laptop producer
- Translated and edited large product catalogues, Framemaker>Deja Vu>Framemaker, ready for print (DTP)
- Copywriting / localisation of up-market car marketing material
- Co-ordinated and took part in the translation of two complete sets of manuals for large newspaper presses
- Translated and edited training courses for Business administration tools (SAP)
- Processed large volumes of automotive service and repair manuals
- Localised several types of software into Norwegian
- Undertook complete production of several manuals, including scanning of pictures etc.
- Copywriting of presentations (e.g. of a ship equipment agency)
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Profile last updated
Feb 24, 2009