Working languages:
German to English

Martha Dechow
ME w/ 17 years translating experience

Lynchburg, Virginia, United States
Local time: 17:13 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: English 
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Automotive / Cars & TrucksMechanics / Mech Engineering
Metallurgy / CastingMaterials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.)
Engineering: IndustrialEngineering (general)

German to English - Standard rate: 0.12 USD per word / 35 USD per hour
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Translation education Bachelor's degree - Georgia Inst. of Technolgy
Experience Years of translation experience: 27. Registered at Jan 2000. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Memberships ATA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, STAR Transit
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17 years technical translating experience: Operating Manuals for all types of machines. Automotive translation of all types. Ferrous and non-ferrous foundry technology and automotive technology.

English mother tongue
In-house translator for a leading European supplier of automotive products.
12 year residence in Switzerland with experience in varied translation, now residing in the US.

5 years experience in all types of translations for VW, DaimlerChrysler, BMW. Also extensive work for automotive suppliers, e.g. Continental-Teves.

Translated entire "Mechanical and Metal Trades Handbook" (Tabellenbuch Metall, Europa Lehrmittel) in 2005/2006.

5 years experience translating for Bosch and their divisions, Festo, etc.

Recent work in translations for armored vehicles and beginning to work in the solar industry.
Keywords: Automotive, Machines, Engineering, Materials, Solar, Foundry

Profile last updated
Jul 26, 2017

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