Member since Nov '03

Working languages:
German to Dutch
English to Dutch

Eppo Schaap
technology and language skills

Local time: 10:25 CET (GMT+1)

Native in: Dutch Native in Dutch
  • PayPal accepted
  • Send message through
Feedback from
clients and colleagues

on Willingness to Work Again info
8 positive reviews
  Display standardized information
- Expertise -

- Computer hardware -

Translation of manuals and setup guides for printers, scanners, storage media, copiers, digital film imagers, barcode scanners; manuals for handheld navigation systems; manuals for GPS professional positioning systems used by building corporations and architects; manuals mp3 players and USB disks; proofreading 200+ HP hardware documentation and packaging jobs (printers, scanners, backup drives and tapes), manual DriveLock.

- Computer software -

250+ Software GUI's, manuals en marketing materials for Magix software packages for music, audio and video creation and editing; proofreading TRIM record management system (100.000+ words); translation handheld navigation systems GUI strings for several models; localization call centre software; Adobe Acrobat marketing material Dutch introduction; driver setup software; GUI positioning systems software used by building corporations and architects; Claroread, Claroideas;

- Technical and industrial -

Translation of manuals and marketing material for SMA Solar Technology; manuals for Siemens digital telephones and call center equipment; manuals for Liebherr cranes and accessories; manual for live saving equipment in the building industry; manual audio analyser; manuals for VW, Audio, Bosch, Conrad, Zoatec, MHG Strahlanlagen, Big Dutchman, KGT Klargastechnik, Kiefel, Viastore, Weber Hydraulik, Elba, Icra, Durwen; Skylotec, Isobus, Renzmann, EDAG, GMAC, m-tec, Bornemann, Datacollect, Trekstor, OBI, Klauke, Zeppelin, Ultramotor, Deuta, Elektrozaun.

- Marketing and business applications -

Thanks to my experience as an author and senior editor I am able to produce clear and accessible marketing texts. Projects completed: translation monthly marketing material for MSN advertising websites; monthly marketing e-mails Hertz car rental; regular proofreading Aer Lingus advertising material; proofreading Microsoft project management articles; proofreading Iron Mountain document management marketing material, translation corporate information documents and HR documentation and training; translations of 100+ marketing materials Magix software; marketing texts Strato, Cisco;

- Educational and websites -

As a longtime teacher (30+ years experience) I am used to explaining complicated matters in a comprehensible way. I can help you get your message across - Projects I translated: Easy Computing Piano, Guitar, Bass courses on CD-ROM - manual and in course html material; MAGIX educational and promotional material for classrooms; Rentokil website; over the last 20 years I wrote numerous technical workshops in Dutch national IT, audio and music magazines like Interface, Midiklavier, Keys & Audio, Keyboard Plus en Handboek Muziekdocent. I published 3 educational books on music composing and recording with computers.

- Music, audio and video -

As a musician and music teacher with a degree and 30+ years experience I translated several manuals for digital musical instruments for Yamaha, Korg, Hammond, Wersi, Farfisa and Casio; multimedia software and marketing material for Magix, Apple, Roland and Casio

- Proofing and editing -

Both English and German are my daily source working languages for translation, proofing and editing equally.

Feel free to contact me in one of the following ways:

- Phone: +31 (0) 605436597 (mobile) or +31 (0) 33 2851858 (omit the "0" for international calls)

- E-mail: epdisch -at-

- I've been working for 20 years as a professional translator and proofreader and completed numerous projects for satisfied customers.
- The language combinations I can offer you are English - Dutch and German - Dutch.
- I'm specialized in IT, technical subjects, engineering, websites, audio, video, graphics and other multimedia and communication applications. Many years of experience with computer applications and multimedia devices guarantee a thorough knowledge of the field.
- My experience as a seasoned teacher will guarantee that your clients' message will come across clearly.
- After 20 years of experience as a senior editor and technical writer for several Dutch and Belgium publishers of technical magazines and books, flawless and creative Dutch language is self-evident.

Keywords: translation, proofreading, editing, IT, games, computer hardware, computer software, software, mp3, trados, MemoQ, memo Q, information technology, marketing, helpfile, rtf-help, website, internet, pc, Windows, html, multimedia, audio, music, musical instruments, manual, midi, graphics, video, dvd, graphic applications, Déjà Vu, DejaVuX, Across

Profile last updated
Jan 21, 2019

More translators and interpreters: German to Dutch - English to Dutch   More language pairs

Your current localization setting


Select a language

All of
  • All of
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search