Working languages:
English to Portuguese
French to Portuguese
Spanish to Portuguese

Mauro Lando
Former interpreter for the EU, Brussels

Local time: 23:33 BRT (GMT-3)

Native in: Portuguese (Variant: Brazilian) 
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23 years as interpreter
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Interpreting, Translation, Editing/proofreading, Voiceover (dubbing)
Specializes in:
Chemistry; Chem Sci/EngPetroleum Eng/Sci
Energy / Power GenerationAutomotive / Cars & Trucks
Environment & EcologyMechanics / Mech Engineering
Military / DefenseEngineering: Industrial
Nuclear Eng/SciEngineering (general)

English to Portuguese - Rates: 0.04 - 0.08 EUR per word / 30 - 50 EUR per hour
French to Portuguese - Rates: 0.04 - 0.08 EUR per word / 30 - 50 EUR per hour
Spanish to Portuguese - Rates: 0.03 - 0.06 EUR per word / 30 - 50 EUR per hour
Italian to Portuguese - Rates: 0.04 - 0.07 EUR per word / 30 - 50 EUR per hour
Portuguese to English - Rates: 0.04 - 0.08 USD per word / 30 - 50 USD per hour

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1985, Questions answered: 1253, Questions asked: 77
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, Money order, Visa, PayPal | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Glossaries chemistry, electrical engineering, medical, plastics manufacture
Translation education Master's degree - PUC- Rio - CEE - INterpreter
Experience Years of experience: 33. Registered at Nov 1999.
Credentials English to Portuguese ((as interpreter) SCIC, European Union, Brussels, verified)
Italian to Portuguese ((as interpreter) SCIC European Union, Brussels, verified)
French to Portuguese ((as interpreter) SCIC, European Union, Brussels, verified)
Spanish to Portuguese ((as interpreter) SCIC, European Union, Brussels, verified)
Memberships APIC
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
CV/Resume English (DOC)
Professional practices Mauro Lando endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Get help with terminology and resources
  • Get help on technical issues / improve my technical skills
  • Help or teach others with what I have learned over the years
Main fields of expertise:
* chemical engineering
* oil, gas & petrochemical engineering
* environmental engineering
* automotive engineering
* medical & scientific instruments & devices
* IT - telecom - hardware & software

CONFERENCE INTERPRETER - Former AIC Interpreter for the Service Commun Interpretation Conférences of the European Comission. Broad experience with oil & gas up and downstream and petrochemicals. Over 3 thousand booth hours. Familiar with most engineering and IT fields chiefly telecom soft and hardware . Former AIIC Member (2003-2016)

AUTHOR: "Pequeno manual de tradução da Nomenclatura Química Inglês>Português".
Will send listing of translation & interpretation assignments. "Le voyage en Train de Jundiai au Désert du Nèguev" -biography

DIPLOMAS: Conference Interpeter at PUC University, Rio, 1994. Industrial chemistry technician by ET Mackenzie, São Paulo.

MS office, Windows 8, WordFast, Trados Studio 2017
Intel core i3, 1.2 GHz, 4 GB RAM, broadband
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: 2048
PRO-level pts: 1985

Top languages (PRO)
English to Portuguese1761
French to Portuguese152
Italian to Portuguese32
Spanish to Portuguese28
Portuguese to English12
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 3 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Mechanics / Mech Engineering407
Engineering (general)232
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng194
Automotive / Cars & Trucks190
Petroleum Eng/Sci162
Energy / Power Generation74
Engineering: Industrial60
Pts in 32 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 projects3
With client feedback1
100% positive (1 entry)

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Language pairs
English to Portuguese2
French to Portuguese1
Specialty fields
Other fields
Electronics / Elect Eng2
IT (Information Technology)1
Keywords: Interpreter: English, French, Spanish, Italian > Brazilian Portuguese Oil&Gas engineering, Petroleum, Brazil's electric sector, polymers, petrochemicals, tenso-actives, automotive.

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Jul 30, 2020

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