Professional Technical Translator

George D. Blum - Romanian Technical Translator

George D. Blum
English, French - Romanian Translator


Freelance Translator, 1993 - Present

  • Specialties: Technology, Science, Patents, Military, IT, Automotive, Biotechnology, Business
  • 80,000 words/month full-time freelance translator for firms around the world

Research Engineer, 1970 - 1993

  • Ploiesti Petrochemical Complex, Romania.
    1. R & D activity in the petro-chemical industry
    2. Authored/translated technical documents/patent applications
    3. Tutored international engineers in English

Education

  • Degree in Chemical Engineering - Timisoara Polytechnic University

Expertise & Qualifications

  • Native language: Romanian
  • Translator's Certificates (Romanian Ministry of Education)
  • Sworn Translator (Romanian Justice Department)
  • Abstractor for the Chemical Abstracts Service of the American Chemical Society (1980-1993)

Affiliation

Translation software

  • DejaVu X 2
  • SDL Trados 2007
  • SDL Trados Studio 2011
  • SDL Passolo

Romanian Translators' Association (ATR) American Translators' Association (ATA)