Member since Aug '02

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

Grigoriy Smirnov
3-FOR-1: Translator-engineer-researcher

St. Petersburg, Russian Federation
Local time: 07:34 MSK (GMT+3)

Native in: Russian Native in Russian
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Specializes in:
Automotive / Cars & TrucksBusiness/Commerce (general)
Construction / Civil EngineeringEngineering (general)
Engineering: IndustrialManufacturing
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringPaper / Paper Manufacturing
Petroleum Eng/SciMining & Minerals / Gems

Preferred currency EUR
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 634, Questions answered: 305, Questions asked: 9
Experience Years of experience: 31. Registered at Oct 2000. Became a member: Aug 2002. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
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Memberships N/A
Software Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Office 2016, SDL Trados 2017, SDL TRADOS
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Master's degree in mechanical engineering.


Automotive industry:
Daewoo, Chevrolet and Opel workshop documentation.
Volvo trucks/buses documentation, Mack trucks service bulletins

Oil and gas projects:
Tengiz, Sakhalin, Kashagan and Karachaganak - design, engineering, instruments and construction

Operation, maintenance, service, and safety manuals for Atlas Copco/Epiroc products - drilling rigs, loading, hauling and dumping machines for underground and surface works

Pulp & paper industry:
Metso Paper - Winder (manuals and training materials: automation system, electric system, hydraulics and pneumatics)
Metso Paper - Roll Wrapping & Handling System (manuals, electrics, pneumatics)
ELIXIR (TietoEnator Majiq) - A Total Order Fulfillment system that operates an entire pulp and paper company

Level and flow controls:
Manuals, drawings and specifications for Magnetrol International

Technical marketing:
Numerous web pages for and



Internet translation services:
2000 - present

Alfamer Publishing (Finland-Russia):
translation of five automotive service and repair manuals authorized by Haynes Publishing (Great Britain), 140,000-170,000 words in each manual,

St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry:
translation of technical manuals ( specifications, instructions, papers etc.), general business (contracts, invoices) and legal documents (articles of incorporation, articles of association etc.)

Various St. Petersburg translation agencies:
environmental, geology, mechanical engineering.

Researcher in research institutions, 1980-2001
Design Engineer in design department, 1975-1980
Well-versed in physics and environmental


SDL Trados Studio 2017, Microsoft Office 2016

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: 710
PRO-level pts: 634

Top languages (PRO)
English to Russian622
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 3 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Mechanics / Mech Engineering64
Automotive / Cars & Trucks46
Petroleum Eng/Sci38
Engineering (general)36
Engineering: Industrial20
Metallurgy / Casting16
Paper / Paper Manufacturing12
Pts in 23 more flds >

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Keywords: mechanical, engineering, nondestructive testing, automotive, construction, pulp&paper, technical marketing, Tengiz, Sakhalin, Kashagan, Karachaganak, oil, gas, Magnetrol, Daewoo, Chevrolet, Opel, trucks, buses, Volvo, Mack

Profile last updated
Mar 25

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