Member since Dec '05

Working languages:
German to Croatian
French to Croatian
Croatian to German
Croatian to French
English to Croatian

Tatjana Kovačec
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Zagreb, Grad Zagreb, Croatia
Local time: 17:09 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Croatian Native in Croatian
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What Tatjana Kovačec is working on
Jun 6, 2018 (posted via  Landmaschinenanleitung, Zückerrüben, Zuckerrübenmiete, ca. 60 000 Wörter ...more, + 1 other entry »
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
Data security Created by Evelio Clavel-Rosales This person has a SecurePRO™ card. View now.
Affiliations This person is not affiliated with any business or Blue Board record at
Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Subtitling
Specializes in:
Automotive / Cars & TrucksBusiness/Commerce (general)
Construction / Civil EngineeringEngineering: Industrial
IT (Information Technology)Law (general)
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringMedical: Instruments
Energy / Power GenerationMedical: Dentistry

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 3276, Questions answered: 982, Questions asked: 322
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Glossaries DE-HR automobilska industrija, Financije hrv-fr, FR-HR Autoindustrija, Građevina DE-HR, Građevina HR-DE, , Medicina HR-DE, Medicina HR-FR, , njemačko-hrvatski tehnički

Translation education Master's degree - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences - University of Zagreb
Experience Years of experience: 23. Registered at Apr 2002. Became a member: Dec 2005.
Credentials German to Croatian (University in Zagreb, Faculty of Philosophy, verified)
French to Croatian (University in Zagreb, Faculty of Philosophy, verified)
Croatian to German (University in Zagreb, Faculty of Philosophy, verified)
Croatian to French (University in Zagreb, Faculty of Philosophy, verified)
German to Croatian (County Court in Zlatar, verified)

Memberships Croatian Association of Scientific and Technical Translators,
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, FrameMaker, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Adobe Acrobat 6.0 Pro, MemoQ 2015, Ms Office XP, Trados Studio 2009, Trados Studio 2011, Trados Studio 2014, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Events and training
Professional practices Tatjana Kovačec endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.0).

Working fields:

- Law: legal and financial translations – civil law, criminal law, company law, contracts, claims, court decisions, register of companies’ certificate, financial reports, statistical reports, balance sheets, audit reports, certificates, patents
- Translation of documents relating to the public institutions, courts, government, Ministry of Justice, state administration, local administration, laws and regulations, politics
- Finance, Banking, Marketing
- General business correspondence
- Automotive Industry: Service Manuals, Bus Manuals for MAN Importer, workshop manuals and maintenance handbooks for various manufacturers – Fiat, BMW, Opel, Citroen, Peugeot, Renault
Translation of manuals for Fiat Punto: “From now on, do it yourself“, publisher Dominović (Od sada popravljam sam)
Mechanical Engineering: instruction/operation manuals: agricultural equipment, baggers, engines, trains; various machinery for road building, wind turbines,
Road building; Invoices, Project Documentation, Proposal Documentation for Strabag; Croatian Highway Co.,
Operational manuals for folder – gluer, packaging industry (BOBST SA; Bahmüller..)
Operational manuals for machines in printing industry
Operation manuals for radio broadcasting equipment – 800 pages, descriptions of transformers, motors (Telefunken)
Operation manuals for heating equipment, boilers (Viessmann, Stiebel, Ista...)
Catalogue of electrical and electronical products
Translation of manuals for house hold appliances – dish washers, washing machines, irons, mixers, microwaves, oven, blender, vacuum cleaners
Catalogue of tubes, screws (Hansa Flex...)
Operation manuals in bier production
Operation manuals for bicycles
Operation manuals for automation equipment , process and packaging
Manuals of lightening systems
Different documentation for road building; project Documentation, proposal Documentation
Civil Engineering (building): deposition of waste water; Translation of web pages Corus Catnic, profils for constructions; IBUS isolation system patent, ventilation systems, air-conditioning system, fire-protection equipment
Civil Engineering in general Insurance: translations for Generali Versicherung, Uniqua Versicherung
Tourism Medical Devices, Medical Technologie (Maquet, Weinmann...)
Dentistry (VOCO, Bego Dental....)
Weighing and Measuring Equipment (GUNT GmbH...)

TRANSLATIONS DONE WITH TRADOS STUDIO 2009, 2011, 2014, MemoQ 2015 + Across

1993 - 1999. Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Zagreb,
Master of Art (MA) in German Language and
Literature and French Language and Literature
1989-1993. High School Education at XVIII. Gymnasium in Zagreb; Foreign
Languages Program

University in Mainz, Germany
3 months of social skills practice at the organization of / and the
conducting of German language summer course, language practice along
with the work at the University in Mainz, Germany, other language courses
in Germany and Austria


For more details please about my project visite also my proz project page

Translation according the norm DIN EN 15038:2006-08
Register number: 7U237, under
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: 3376
PRO-level pts: 3276

Top languages (PRO)
German to Croatian2625
Croatian to German328
French to Croatian203
Croatian to French56
German to Bosnian32
Pts in 2 more pairs >
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Mechanics / Mech Engineering721
Automotive / Cars & Trucks472
Construction / Civil Engineering292
Law (general)172
Engineering (general)150
Finance (general)120
Electronics / Elect Eng113
Pts in 56 more flds >

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects23
With client feedback8
100% positive (8 entries)

Job type
Language pairs
German to Croatian14
French to Croatian9
German to Bosnian1
Specialty fields
Mechanics / Mech Engineering9
Automotive / Cars & Trucks5
Electronics / Elect Eng3
Construction / Civil Engineering1
Law (general)1
Engineering: Industrial1
Other fields
Sports / Fitness / Recreation1
Engineering (general)1
Printing & Publishing1
Keywords: Übersetzer, Dolmetscher, translator; interpeter; prevoditelj; sudski tumač, njemački, francuski, hrvatski, deutsch, französisch, français, croate, technische Übersetzungen, traductions techniques, Bauwesen; Elektrotechnik, Mechanik, mécanique, Maschinenbau; Bankwesen; Recht, droit, Finanzwesen, finances, Elektronik, electronique, IT; Automobilindustrie, industrie automobile; legal and financial translations – civil law, criminal law, company law, contracts, claims, court decisions, register of companies’ certificate, financial reports, statistical reports, balance sheets, audit reports, certificates, patents, technical translations; translations on the field of public institutions, courts, government, Ministry of Justice, state administration, local administration, laws and regulations, politics; finance, banking, marketing; general business correspondence; automotive industry – service Manuals, bus manuals, aintenance handbooks for various manufacturers; projects for automotive industry, trams; mechanical Engineering; tools, machinery, engines – trains; various machinery for road building; general/business articles and articles on government and politics for daily newspapers; articles for specialized magazines; road building; invoices, project documentation, proposal documentation for Strabag; Croatian Highway Co., civil Engineering (building) – deposition of waste water, civil Engineering in general, electronic engineering – various project documentation, information technology, insurance, tourism, Medizintechnik; Zahnarzttechnik

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