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Englisch > Deutsch
Französisch > Deutsch

MA, ME, BA - Automotive/Tech/Engineering

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This person is a top KudoZ point holder in English to German, French to German
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Apr 16, 2019 (posted via  Just finished 2 Cahier des charges - Besoins pour l’installation d’un convoyeur, 2987 words ...more, + 5 other entries »
Total word count: 62389

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Profilart Freiberufliche Übersetzer bzw. Dolmetscher, Identity Verified Verifiziertes Mitglied
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Dienstleistungen Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization
Allgemeine Fachgebiete
Kraftfahrzeuge/PKW und LKWMaschinen/Maschinenbau
IT (Informationstechnologie)Technik (allgemein)
Transport/Logistik/VersandComputer (allgemein)
Computer: SoftwareMedizin (allgemein)
KudoZ-Aktivität (PRO) Punkte Schwierigkeitsgrad PRO: 3654, Beantwortete Fragen: 1894
Projekt-Historie 2 eingegebene Projekte

Payment methods accepted MasterCard
Portfolio Eingereichte Übersetzungsbeispiele: 3
Glossare Art/Literary - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting, Art/Literary - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting / Design, Art/Literary - Cinema, Film, TV, Drama /, Art/Literary - Cinema, Film, TV, Drama / DVD Box, Art/Literary - Music / Beschreibung einer gebrauchten Gitarre, Automotive, Bus/Financial - Accounting, Bus/Financial - Accounting / Software, Bus/Financial - Advertising / Public Relations / Werbeaussagen, Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general)

Übersetzerische Ausbildung Master's degree - Faculty in Theoretical and Applied Translation Studies at Karl-Franzens-University, Graz, Austria
Erfahrung Übersetzungserfahrung in Jahren: 25. Angemeldet bei seit: Jan 2004. Mitglied seit: May 2004.
Qualifikationen Englisch > Deutsch (M.A. in Translation Studies, verified)
Englisch > Deutsch (B.A. in Translation Studies, verified)
Französisch > Deutsch (M.A. in Translation Studies, verified)
Französisch > Deutsch (B.A. in Translation Studies, verified)
Mitgliedschaften N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Pro, Microsoft Word, SDL Trados 2007, SDL Trados Studio 2009 , SDL Trados Studio 2011, SDL Trados Studio 2014, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume CV available upon request
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2002 MA in Translation Studies, Faculty in Theoretical and Applied Translation Studies at Karl-Franzens-University, Graz, Austria
1996 BA in Literary Translation Studies, Faculty in Theoretical and Applied Translation Studies at Karl-Franzens-University, Graz, Austria (graduated with distinction)
1985 ME in Mechanical Engineering, College of Mechanical Engineering at Bulme-HTL, Graz, Austria (graduated with distinction)


1995 Professional Engineer, Certificate of Graduation, DVR: 0076554, 07/29/2002 Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs 91.508/5371-III/7/94, Vienna, 01/24/1995

1991-95 - Bulme HTL Graz, Assistant to the Head of Integrated Manufacturing Systems Engineering
1989-91 - AVL Graz Austria, Automotive Engine 3D CAD Design
1987-89 - SDP Graz Austria, Car Body Design
1985-87 - BMW Munich FRG, Car Body Design


Since 2003 - over (and counting) 5 million technical source words translated, cf. samples below

Ongoing since 2004 - 140k+ Trados Translation Units of a Truck Workshop Manual developed from scratch

170k+ words - Advanced Automotive Technical Training Material

160k+ words - Advanced Motorcycle Technical Training Material

37k+ Trados Translation Units of Card Personalization System Documentation

Expert in the field

End clients



- Passenger cars

- Trucks

- eTrucks

- Motorcycles

- Heavy / Agricultural Equipment

- Diesel Engines

- Gasoline Engines

- Outboard Motors/Inbord Engines

- Automotive suppliers


- Website / Marketing

BMW, Daihatsu, Daimler AG, DaimlerChrysler, Ford, Jaguar, Honda,Suzuki, Toyota

Daimler Trucks North America, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC)

Daimler Trucks, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC)

MBK Industrie, Peugeot, Suzuki, Yamaha

Bobcat, Caterpillar, New Holland

Detroit Diesel

Briggs & Stratton

Maine Mercury Marine

ATS, Autologic, Daikin, Denso, Gems, Husco, Leica, Phoseon Technology, PV Alliance, Swarovski, Textron Fastening Systems, TomTom, TLM Automotive,  Toshiba, Tyco Valves & Controls, Valeo Engine Cooling …

Valvoline Heavy Duty…

Automation / Plant Engineering / Soft-/Hardware

ABB, Atlantic Zeiser, Atlantic Zeiser Valence, ATS, ATS Automation France, Buhler Marin, Contremarque Dior, Dantherm, Emerson Process Management, Fisher Controls, Groupement DI Bonfol, HSP, Imprimerie Nationale, Siemens, Six Sigma, Tetra Pak, WBS…

IT / Soft-/Hardware

CCI, Électricité de France, FarStone, InterVideo, Mettler Toledo, Missler, ascom nira,
Nato, Sony Europe, Tabata, Thales, Tusa…

Mechanical / Electrical Engineering

AFNOR, Atlas Copco, DIN, Hitachi, Okamoto Machine Tool Works, Liebherr, Saunier


NOVEL SERIES - SOUL FICTION - Afro-American English - German

Herbert Simmons (1962, Man walking on eggshells) - Tanz auf rohen Eiern, softcover, 1999
Charles Perry (1962, Portrait of a young man drowning) - Portrait eines Ertrinkenden, softcover, 1999
Herbert Simmons (1957, Corner Boy) - Corner Boy, softcover, 1999
Roland S. Jefferson (1974, The school on 103rd Street) - Die Schule an der 103. Straße, softcover, 1999
Shay Youngblood (1989, The big mama stories) - Big Mama Stories, softcover, 2000

NOVEL / POSTFACE - French - German

Princesse Sapho (1891, Le Tutu, 100 years unpublished, 1991, 1997, 2008, 2015) - Der schwarze Prinz vom Montparnasse, hardcover, 2001

NONFICTION - English - German

Saul Goodman (1996, Shiatsu - Shin Tai: The Evolution and Synthesis of Traditional Bodywork) - Shiatsu / Shin Tai. Evolution & Synthese in der traditionellen Körperarbeit, paperback, 1998

SPECIAL SKILLS - My phonetic reading ability to translate the SOUL FICTION series of five Afro-American novels into German comes in handy in technical fields as well (see v arm in my glossary Automotive)

MY PHILOSOPY - No questions asked - print-ready delivery - no complaints

TRANS-2-PRINT - Proofreading, Editing, Layout Proofreading of delivered translation projects at hourly rates


#1 English / German - Automation & Robotics - Automotive / Cars & Trucks - Computer: Software - Engineering (general) - IT (Information Technology) - Marketing - Mechanics / Mech Engineering - Tech / Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping

#1 French / German - IT (Information Technology) - Tech / Engineering

32 Kudoz Pro points within 9 hours 10 minutes (5/9/2016 7:52 - 5/9/2016 17:02)

49 Kudoz Pro points within 17 hours 13 minutes (4/20/2016 21:19 - 4/21/2016 14:32)

Dieser Nutzer hat Kollegen beim Übersetzen von schwierigen Begriffen geholfen und dadurch KudoZ-Punkte erworben. Auf Gesamtpunktzahl(en) klicken, um Übersetzungen zu sehen.

Gesamtpunktzahl: 3681
Punkte Schwierigkeitsgrad PRO: 3654

Sprachrichtungen (PRO)
Englisch > Deutsch2110
Französisch > Deutsch1516
Deutsch > Englisch12
Deutsch > Französisch12
Niederländisch > Deutsch4
Allgemeine Gebiete (PRO)
Punkte in 4 weiteren Gebieten >
Fachgebiete (PRO)
IT (Informationstechnologie)402
Kraftfahrzeuge/PKW und LKW343
Technik (allgemein)144
Punkte in 82 weiteren Gebieten >

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Schlüsselwörter: automotive, cars, trucks, engine, automation, L10N, repair manuals, owner's manuals, hardware guides, software guides, layout proofreader, proofreader, freelancer, technical translator, mechanical engineer, MA in translation studies, cards personalization, specifications, functional specification, FS, functional specification document, FSD, truck documentation, service manuals, course translation script, presentations, Technical Specialists Conference, product strategy, press releases, North American International Auto Show, training manuals, operating instructions, paint, coating, risk analysis, risk assessment, machine safety standards, service bulletins, user manuals, electrical, electronics, technical documentations, IT, user interfaces, online help files, law, bus, financial, patents, standards, European dealer standard, FSA compliance, group's suit, patents, plaintiff's claim, standards, DIN, AFNOR, warranties, truck documentation, advanced automotive training material, advanced motorcycle training material, phonetical reading ability, mechanical Engineer, Afro-American English expert, literature, novels, Fahrzeugmechatronic, Fahrzeug, Fahrzeugtechnik, Fahrzeugelektronik, Fahrzeugexperte, Fahrzeugingenieur, Kraftfahrzeug, Kraftfahrzeugtechnik, Kraftfahrzeugelektronik, Kraftfahrzeugingenieur, Kraftfahrzeugexperte, Automobil, Automobiltechnik, Automobilelektronik, Automobilexperte, Automobilingenieur, Lastwagen, Lastwagentechnik, Lastwagenelektronik, Lastwagenexperte, Lastwageningenieur, Lastkraftwagen, Lastkraftwagentechnik, Lastkraftwagenelektronik, Lastkraftwagenexperte, Lastkraftwageningenieur, Werkstatthandbuch, Betriebsanleitung, Diagnose-Tool, Mehrfachprüfgerät, Trados 5.5 Freelance, SDL Trados 2007, SDL Trados Studio 2009, SDL Trados Studio 2011, SDL Trados Studio 2014, Atlantic Zeiser, BMW, Bose, Briggs & Stratton, Caterpillar, CCI, DaimlerChrysler, Dantherm, Denso, DIN, Emerson Process Management, European Union, FarStone, Fisher Controls, Ford, Gems, Husco, InterVideo, Leica, Mazda, Mine Mercury Marine, Missler, Mitsubishi Motors Corp., Nato, New Holland, Siemens, Six Sigma, Sony Europe, Suzuki, Swarovski, Tabata, extron Fastening Systems, TLM, TomTom, Toshiba, Toyota, Tusa, Valeo Engine Cooling, Yamaha, [Daihatsu, Land Rover, Mitsubishi, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck, Toyota, Suzuki, Yamaha], AFNOR, ascom nira, Atlantic Zeiser Valence, ATS Automation France, Buhler Marin, Contremarque Dior, Électricité de France, Imprimerie Nationale, Groupement DI Bonfol, MBK Industrie, PV Alliance, [CEA, ATS, PV Alliance], Atlantic Zeiser, ATS, Bobcat, Daihatsu, Denso, EADS, Hitachi, Honda, Land Rover, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck, Okamoto Machine Tool Works, Phoseon Technology, Saunier Duval, Suzuki, Tabata, Thales, Toyota, Tusa, Tyco Valves & Controls, WBS, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck, Daimler AG, Suzuki, Daikin, Denso, Atlantic Zeiser, Mettler Toledo, PSA, Siemens, HSP, ABB, Atlas Copco, Honda, MAN, Toyota, Lexus, Autologic, MB, BMW, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck, Suzuki, Atlantic Zeiser, Denso, Siemens, proaktiv, Proaktivität, proactivity, proactive, TRANS-2-PRINT, Numerical Control, 5k a day is ok with me, Monthly Newsletter, Valeo, SPS, PLC, nesting Software, HMI, MMS, eTruck, heavy-duty trucks, Diagnostic Tool, ECU, Diesel engine, BMW, Daihatsu, Daimler AG, DaimlerChrysler, Ford, Jaguar, Honda, Suzuki, Toyota

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