Member since Apr '05

Working languages:
English to Romanian

Stefan Samu
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Native in: Romanian (Variants: Transylvanian, Moldovan, Romania) Native in Romanian
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Services Translation, Website localization, Software localization
Specializes in:
Petroleum Eng/SciConstruction / Civil Engineering
Automotive / Cars & TrucksComputers: Software
Telecom(munications)Electronics / Elect Eng
Engineering (general)Engineering: Industrial
IT (Information Technology)Mechanics / Mech Engineering

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1525, Questions answered: 453
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer, PayPal, Check | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Translation education Master in Business Administration, Faculty of Business, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca - Romania
Experience Years of experience: 23. Registered at Apr 2005. Became a member: Apr 2005.
Credentials English to Romanian (Canadian Translators, Terminologists and Interpreters Council)
English to Romanian (National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters, verified)
English to Romanian (Romanian Ministry of Justice, verified)
English to Romanian (Society of Translators and Interpreters of British Columbia, verified)
English to Romanian (Romanian Ministry of Culture - Central Commission for Granting Translator Certificates, verified)
Memberships ATA, CTTIC, STIBC
Software Adobe Acrobat, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, MS Office 2003, Word Perfect 6, Passolo, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Professional practices Stefan Samu endorses's Professional Guidelines.
English into Romanian Certified Translator/Reviewer

In translation business since 1998

Dedicated, experienced professional. Native speaker of Romanian.

Translations - technical manuals, technical papers, user guides, brochures, corporate documentation, marketing materials, software (documentation, help files) - completed for Romanian and international customers from all over the world (USA, Canada, Finland, Japan, France, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland).

Education, Degrees, Licenses
- Master in Business Administration, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca - Romania
- Bachelor of Science, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca - Romania
- Romanian and Canadian Amateur Radio Telecommunication License

Certifications, Accreditation
- Certified Translator by the Ministry of Justice, Romania
- Accredited Translator by the National Accreditation Authority for Translators & Interpreters Ltd., Australia
- Certified Translator by the Canadian Translators, Terminologists and Interpreters Council, Canada

American Translators Association, USA
Society of Translators and Interpreters of British Columbia, Canada

Major English into Romanian Translation Projects
Heating, Energy, Oil and Gas
• Petroleum and natural gas exploration - research documentation: 59,000 words
• Crude oil and refined products transportation - technical bid: 81,000 words
• Steam generators/gas turbines – technical manuals: 120,000 words
• Heating and air conditioning equipment – technical manuals: 91,000 words
• Power systems, renewable energy - technical papers: 51,000 words

Automation, Automotive, Engineering, Mechanics
• Loaders, excavators, skidders, construction machinery – user manuals: 520,000 words
• Industrial automation devices – technical description: 84,000 words
• Material handling equipment - user manuals: 38,000 words
• Forestry harvesters – user manuals: 96,000 words
• Industrial thermal oxidizer – technical product documentation: 29,000 words
• Automotive and vehicle technology – service manuals: 41,000 words
• Egg handling equipment – user manuals: 60,000 words
• Airport handling systems and aircraft bridges – product documentation: 73,000 words
• Precision paint and coating dispensing equipment – user manuals: 62,000 words

Electronics, Medical Instruments, Telecommunication
• Medical and instruments – user manuals: 40,000 words
• Electronic and electrical components - web site 26,000 words
• Electronics and laboratory instruments – user manuals: 64,000 words
• Sensing and control technology – product manuals and datasheets: 30,000 words
• Femtosecond laser systems – technical product description: 27,000 words
• Electromagnetic waves and cellular networks – technical papers: 163,000 words
• Call center design – technical/business description: 97,000 words

Information Technology and Communications
• Virtualization and cloud computing solutions – technical papers: 41,000 words
• Software localization for pump controlling systems: 48,500 words
• Software localization/testing for telecommunication systems: 71,000 words
• Software translation/review for microprocessor production: 36,000 words
• Information Technology security in manufacturing - audits: 76,000 words

Computer Systems and Networks
• Laser printers – user manuals: 74,000 words
• Networking and wireless equipment – user manuals, documents: 92,000 words
• Netbooks and notebooks – user manuals: 104,000 words
• Computer networks and operating systems – user manuals: 41,000 words
• Mobile phones – user manuals: 120,000 words
• GPS and navigation systems – user interface and manuals: 145,000 words

Business and SAP documentations
• B2B spend management solutions (SAP project) – online content: 120,000 words
• Online project management systems - documentation: 35,000 words
• Safety procedures applicable in construction – manuals: 83,000 words
• Global health and wellness programs – web content: 90,000 words

Equipment, Resources
Computer: IBM/PC Pentium 4, 3.6 GHz/4 GB RAM, 400 GB H.D.D.
Back-up Computer: IBM/PC Pentium 4, 2.6 GHz/2 GB RAM, 120 GB H.D.D.
Internet: High Speed Internet cable connection
Dictionaries: Access to 1,000+ various on-line glossaries, 100+ English <=> Romanian specialized dictionaries

Contact details
Email: stefan[[at]]samutranslations[[dot]]ro
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: 1533
PRO-level pts: 1525

Language (PRO)
English to Romanian1525
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Electronics / Elect Eng303
IT (Information Technology)140
Petroleum Eng/Sci120
Engineering (general)108
Mechanics / Mech Engineering88
Finance (general)64
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