Member since Mar '09

Working languages:
English to Latvian
Latvian to English
Russian to Latvian
Russian to English
English (monolingual)

Egils Turks
22 years in translation

RIGA, Riga, Latvia
Local time: 08:05 EET (GMT+2)

Native in: Latvian Native in Latvian, Russian Native in Russian
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Among the Latvian translators, I have the highest score of satisfied clients (WWA score)
Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Voiceover (dubbing), Subtitling, Transcription
Specializes in:
Computers: SoftwareElectronics / Elect Eng
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringManagement
Business/Commerce (general)Marketing / Market Research
Finance (general)

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 227, Questions answered: 113, Questions asked: 26
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 4
Glossaries Egila Turka terminu saraksts
Experience Years of translation experience: 23. Registered at Feb 2009. Became a member: Mar 2009. Certified PRO certificate(s)
English to Latvian
Credentials English to Latvian (SUNY at Buffalo, USA)
Latvian to English (SUNY at Buffalo, USA)
English (SUNY at Buffalo, USA )
Russian to Latvian (Latvian State University)
Memberships N/A
TeamsBulk English-Latvian translations
Software Across, Adobe Acrobat, MemoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Translation Workspace, Wordfast
Forum posts 86 forum posts
CV/Resume English (PDF), Latvian (DOC)
Training sessions attended Use international payment methods to your advantage, pay less fees, and keep more money in YOUR pocket! [download]
Top 5 Social Media Tools For Translators - Finding the right tools for you and how to use them! [download]
Social media marketing for translators: Do's and (mostly) Dont's [download]
Professional practices Egils Turks endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
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Today I have the highest clients' provided Willingness to Work Again score among the English-Latvian translators on

What some of my clients say about my work:

Comment: I've been working with Egils on several projects and always got good quality and on-time work. Thanks for the collaboration.

Comment: Excellent translator, would not hesitate in recommending Eglis services.

Comment: Egils provided us with a high quality translation. We will definitively take him into account in the future. Thanks!

Comment: Thanks for a very punctual and thorough translation! Excellent feedback and communication!

Comment: Egils was a big help for me with a proofing. I had some troubles on viewing the special characters in the doc and he made special efforts to resolve the problem and deliver a great job on time.

Comment: Quick, efficient, fully professional. I definitely recommend Egils.

Comment: 100% professional and very competent translator.

Comment: It is pleasure to work with Egils - he is very reliable translator and we will certainly hire him for future projects.

Comment: Great quality, compliance with the timelines and friendly attitude

Comment: Excellent translation, just in time, easy communication. Highly recommended.

Comment: Egils provided a prompt service and his translation was of a high standard. We will certainly work together again.

Comment: Working with Egils has been a good experience. He understands what needs to be done and delivers good results accordingly.

Comment: Egils provided a superior product under an extremely tight deadline. He easily adapted to our project requirements and remained very professional and accessible at all times. We highly recommend him...

Comment: Very professional, reliable and punctual. It is a pleasure to work with you, Egils!

Comment: Meets deadline, professional work.
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: 235
PRO-level pts: 227

Top languages (PRO)
English to Latvian188
Latvian to English31
Russian to Latvian8
Top general fields (PRO)
Social Sciences40
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Education / Pedagogy24
Mechanics / Mech Engineering20
Law (general)16
Transport / Transportation / Shipping11
Medical (general)8
Pts in 27 more flds >

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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects5
With client feedback0
0 positive (0 entries)

Job type
Operations management1
Language pairs
English to Latvian5
Specialty fields
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.1
Medical (general)1
Business/Commerce (general)1
Other fields
Medical: Pharmaceuticals1
Furniture / Household Appliances1
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion1
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