Member since Jun '09

Working languages:
English to Dutch
English to Flemish
French to Dutch
French to Flemish
German to Dutch

Peter Motte - Vertaalbureau Motte
More than 20 years experience

Geraardsbergen, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Local time: 02:16 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Dutch Native in Dutch, Flemish Native in Flemish
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Jan 15 (posted via  Manual for installation and desassembly of tools on heavy equipment ...more, + 16 other entries »
Total word count: 17000

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Fast learner of new subjects
Account type Freelancer and outsourcer, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, MT post-editing, Training, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Automotive / Cars & TrucksComputers (general)
Computers: HardwareComputers: Software
Computers: Systems, NetworksElectronics / Elect Eng
Engineering (general)Internet, e-Commerce
IT (Information Technology)Telecom(munications)

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 15, Questions answered: 8
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal
Company size <3 employees
Year established 1998
Currencies accepted Euro (eur), U. S. dollars (usd)
Translation education Master's degree - University of Gent (Belgium)
Experience Years of experience: 24. Registered at Mar 2002. Became a member: Jun 2009. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Dutch (University of Gent)
Memberships N/A
Software DejaVu, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, XTM
CV/Resume French (PDF), Dutch (PDF), English (PDF)
Events and training
Professional practices Vertaalbureau Motte endorses's Professional Guidelines.
general texts: press releases
industry: chemistry, transportation, business communication: internal communication, forms, reports of management meetings, presentations
information and communication, informatics, webpages, software manuals (production, accountancy, games...), hardware manuals (computers, printers, accessories...)
robotics, solar energy, electricity

From 2013 onwards, the fields remain the same. The biggest changes are the clients.

Some jobs in 2013
* Corrections
- corrections ot technical translations English-Dutch (automotive sector, heavy equipment, ICT...)
- marketing texts, financial texts
- corrections of manga cartoon novels to adapt Belgian Dutch to the Dutch market
- corrections of comic books Grand Prix 3 by Marvano
- correction of monograph on comic book artist Rosinski
* Copywriting Dutch
- websites on linguistic problems
* English
- users and maintenace manuals of heavy mobile equipment (Caterpillar, truck loading equipment)
- large technical installations: sensor validation test for dykes, transformers
- technical descriptions of diverse light equipment (pipecut, dynameter...)
- ICT: smartphone apps (Vodafone, Box...), social website app, vendor website, cloud computing
- users manuals for mobile phones, menus for mobile phones (EADS, ePure ...)
- chemistry: chemicals product descriptions for BTC, chemistry equipment
- medical translations: patient's card, users manual of filter masks, medical equipment for Integra, Paragon Oxygenator...
- human resources: safety regulations and courses on safety, tests and test results
- marketing: Periodic Monitoring Customer Letter, website luxury car brand, introduction of client surveys, travel information, air travels, bus travel, perfumes, food (tea)...
- business material: meetings, financial reports, technical reports, terms and conditions, labour contracts, byelaws ...
- internal personnel bulletins on personnel benefits and salaries
* French
- technical descriptions of diverse light equipment
- medical
- internal newslettre explaining personnal benefits
* German
- Technische Hauptkatalog Motorsägen, Bohrgeräte, Zubehör usw
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Total pts earned: 15
(All PRO level)

Top languages (PRO)
English to Dutch11
German to Dutch4
Top general fields (PRO)
Top specific fields (PRO)
Business/Commerce (general)4
Engineering: Industrial4
Media / Multimedia3

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Keywords: ICT, informatics, software, hardware, technical translations, automobile, ERP

Profile last updated
Mar 11

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