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Balázs Sudár
process engineer with PhD in literature

Hungary

Native in: Hungarian Native in Hungarian
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
This translator is helping to localize ProZ.com into Hungarian
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Software localization, Subtitling
Expertise
Specializes in:
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringAutomotive / Cars & Trucks
Electronics / Elect EngEngineering (general)
Medical: InstrumentsMedical (general)
Marketing / Market ResearchIT (Information Technology)
Telecom(munications)

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 3410, Questions answered: 1378, Questions asked: 254
Project History 0 projects entered
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Glossaries Medical, Tech.
Experience Years of translation experience: 21. Registered at ProZ.com: Oct 2007.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Hungarian (State language exam, Hungary)
Memberships N/A
TeamsHungarian site localization team
Software Adobe Acrobat, Indesign, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Subtitle Workshop, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX, Wordfast
Forum posts 39 forum posts
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Balázs Sudár endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Bio
I am a certified CAD-CAM designer, process engineer, therewith I hold a PhD in comparative literature and literary theory. With an in-depth knowledge of mechanical and electrical engineering and excellent writing skills – see my publication’s list below - , I am fully aware of the importance of the style and the precise choice of words. My translations are not just precise, but have style and easy-to-read, not in the least because of my 10 years long cooperation with one of the biggest Hungarian publishers.

I use various CAT tools, including Trados, Wordfast and SDLX.

Translations for publishers (just a few examples, the complete list includes more than 80 books):

Gastronomy:
Hugh Johnson, Pocket Wine Book (2006 and 2007)
Jim Ainsworth, Simon Woods, White Wine Guide Book

History and culture:
Richard Buxton, The Complete World of Greek Mythology
John M. Roberts, Eastern Asia and Classical Greece
Graham Hancock and Robert Bauval, Talisman: Sacred Cities, Secret Faith
Graham Hancock: Supernatural

Literature
Paul Auster, The Invention of Solitude
Lindsay Clark, Return from Troy

Philosophy and Critics (Postmodern Encounters Series)
Jeff Collins, Heidegger and the Nazis
Stuart Sim, Derrida and the End of History
Chris Horrocks, Baudrillard and the Millennium
…etc.

Translations for agencies and direct clients


Over 2,000,000 words of technical translation including:

IT/hardware (hardware specifications, peripheral devices), software (localization, marketing brochures), Website localization: including ProZ.com, Electronic devices: audio systems, digital cams, TVs, LCD displays, home movie systems, etc. Telecom: mobile phones, faxes, Power generation: mechanical dry seal systems, Measuring instruments: ultrasonic flow meter, precision microwave detector, dual energy gamma transmission ash analyzer, Gamma transmission density gauge. etc., Household appliances: microwave ovens, air conditioners, etc., HVAC systems: valves and actuators, sensors, transmitters, valves and actuators catalogue, Medical instruments: ECG machines, ophthalmic microsurgical systems (for phacoemulsification), surgical bone cements, self adhesives (dentistry), dental products, etc., Food industry: product labels, wine and food brochures, etc., Automotive and automotive suppliers: cars, tires, control panels for heavy machineries, newsletters, etc., Clothing, Cosmetics, Marketing, Market research, Questionaries, Surveys…etc.

I've made subtitling and dubbing for
BBC, Hallmark, History Channel and
have made subtitling (Hungarian to English) for an opera film (Sacra Corona).


Comments for clients:
„Very professional, qualified linguist providing timely deliveries!”

„Balázs unterstützt unsere Teamarbeit sehr zuverlässig und auf hohem Niveau. Seine Präzision und Fachkenntnisse machen ihn zu einem universell einsetzbaren Übersetzer.”

For more comments please visit my WWA entries.
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Total pts earned: 3411
PRO-level pts: 3410


Top languages (PRO)
English to Hungarian3400
Hungarian8
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Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering1823
Other420
Medical415
Bus/Financial162
Social Sciences144
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Mechanics / Mech Engineering630
Electronics / Elect Eng515
Medical (general)217
Automotive / Cars & Trucks111
Engineering: Industrial108
IT (Information Technology)107
Other107
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Profile last updated
Sep 25



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