Working languages:
Portuguese to English
English (monolingual)

Colin Bowles
Technical translations / native speaker

Local time: 09:43 BRST (GMT-2)

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, MT post-editing, Native speaker conversation
Specializes in:
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringEngineering (general)
Telecom(munications)IT (Information Technology)
Electronics / Elect EngEnergy / Power Generation
Engineering: Industrial
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 131, Questions answered: 67, Questions asked: 156
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer
Experience Years of experience: 18. Registered at Nov 2004. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships ABRATES
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Wordfast
Forum posts 27 forum posts
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Colin Bowles endorses's Professional Guidelines.

An Electrical Engineering graduate, I have over twenty years' experience in the IT and telecommunications industry in England, Brazil and Ireland.

I am now resident in Brazil, where I have been translating from Portuguese into English since 2003.


Specialty areas:

Electrical/ Electronic Engineering
Information Technology
Mechanical Engineering
Production Engineering
General Business

Full details and CV supplied on request.

Samples of translation and editing work also available on request.

For customers in Brazil I issue a nota fiscal with every job.
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: 135
PRO-level pts: 131

Language (PRO)
Portuguese to English131
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences12
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Construction / Civil Engineering23
Electronics / Elect Eng16
Education / Pedagogy8
Energy / Power Generation8
Law (general)8
Medical (general)8
Medical: Dentistry4
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Profile last updated
Oct 17, 2020

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