Member since Dec '12

Working languages:
German to Dutch
English to Dutch

Henk Sanderson
47 years of industrial experience

Local time: 22:11 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Dutch (Variant: Netherlands) Native in Dutch
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Mar 28 (posted via  User Manual Röntgen Test System ...more, + 6 other entries »
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Worked as Engineer for 25 years, translated Engineering texts for 25 years; hard to find a better combination...
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Specializes in:
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringEngineering (general)
Engineering: IndustrialConstruction / Civil Engineering
Electronics / Elect EngComputers: Software
Computers (general)

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Words translated: 4,001
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 4049, Questions answered: 1451, Questions asked: 1
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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 6
Glossaries General DE - NL, General EN - NL, General FR - EN, General FR - NL, General NL - DE, General NL -EN, General NL-NL
Translation education Master's degree - Delft Technical University, Electrical Engineer (Master). Have for many years worked in USA, France, Germany, Austria, writing business and technical documentation
Experience Years of translation experience: 27. Registered at Oct 2012. Became a member: Dec 2012.
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Software Adobe Acrobat, DejaVu, Indesign, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, ABBYY Finereader, Adobe Acrobat, DejaVu X2/X3 prof, SDL Studio, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume CV available upon request
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High school: 6 years gymnasium (i.e. French, English, German, Dutch, Latin, Greek, mathematics and physics) offered me a very strong background in languages (emphasis on translation of difficult texts into Dutch, including correct grammar and spelling).
Graduated in Electrical Engineering at the Technical University of Delft, The Netherlands in 1966.

The combination of these two studies with 25 years of industrial experience in many foreign countries (USA, Germany, France, Austria) and 20 years of (mostly technical) translations guarantees high quality and reliability of my work.

Areas of industrial work:
- Medical Electronics
- Astronomical Satellite Design
- Research on Video Disc
- Research and Development of Video Recorders
- Support and Development of Computer Aided Design for Electronics

Translations in a broad area since 1992:
- User Manuals for Electronic Consumer Products
- User Manuals for Heavy Construction Equipment
- Commercial / Technical Brochures
- Financial Reports / Press Releases
- HR Department paperwork
- Technical Part Catalogs...
and many more (over 2000 translations)
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: 4077
PRO-level pts: 4049

Top languages (PRO)
German to Dutch1545
English to Dutch1491
Dutch to German527
French to Dutch223
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Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Mechanics / Mech Engineering867
Engineering (general)696
Construction / Civil Engineering370
Electronics / Elect Eng351
Engineering: Industrial196
Automotive / Cars & Trucks121
Business/Commerce (general)64
Pts in 67 more flds >

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Keywords: Dutch, engineering, construction, mechanical engineering, construction engineering, technology, statistics, software, localization, electric/electronic consumer products, User manuals, catalogs, IATE database extraction, IATE language pairs, santrans

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