Working languages:
French to English
Portuguese to English

MartinPorto
Total Respect for Confidentiality

Porto, Portugal
Local time: 21:53 WEST (GMT+1)

Native in: English 
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Automation & RoboticsComputers (general)
Computers: HardwareComputers: Software
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringConstruction / Civil Engineering

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 157, Questions answered: 177
Glossaries General Engineering
Experience Registered at ProZ.com: Oct 2004.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials French to English (Chartered Institute of Linguists)
Memberships IOL The Chartered Institute of Linguists (Member), ISTC (Member), IET The Institution of Engineering and Technology (Member)
Software Microsoft Office 2010, SDL Trados Studio, StyleWriter 4, WinZip, NovaStor Backup, Pagemaker, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices MartinPorto endorses ProZ.com's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
Bio
After having spent many years living and working overseas, we, my Indian wife, daughter and I decided to settle here in Porto, Portugal.

During my time overseas, I gathered extensive knowledge in many areas of engineering, including mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, prototyping, production engineering, and specialized machinery.

I have also worked in shipping, mostly dry dock work, either in engineering, or as interpreter.
Whilst living in France, I worked for an engineering company producing specialized machinery and production lines.
I started within this group company in the engineering and prototyping department. As time progressed and exports grew, I became responsible for dealing with foreign clients, acting as interpreter and translator to foreign delegations, and in-house translation work.
I have an extensive knowledge of computers, and technology in general, and am interested in computers, software, electronics, physics, and cosmology.
I have an extremely well equipped office, backups of all hardware. Software backups are also taken very seriously.


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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: 161
PRO-level pts: 157


Top languages (PRO)
French to English141
Portuguese to English16
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering125
Science8
Bus/Financial8
Other4
Art/Literary4
Pts in 2 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Engineering (general)22
Manufacturing19
Mechanics / Mech Engineering18
IT (Information Technology)16
Electronics / Elect Eng16
Energy / Power Generation14
Automotive / Cars & Trucks12
Pts in 9 more flds >

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Keywords: computers, software, prototypes, automation, production engineering




Profile last updated
Mar 31, 2014



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