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Technical Translation

Technical Document Translation Services
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With over 20 years of professional experience in sectors including Legal, Information Technology, Intellectual Property, and Foreign Trade, our team offers technical documentation translations that can help your business expand and become technically equipped to conduct business with Portuguese, Spanish, and English-speaking countries.

Technical translation is the process of translating technical content from one language to another. This type of translation requires a high level of subject matter expertise and an understanding of the technical terminology used in the source and target languages.

 

Technical translation covers a wide range of fields, including engineering, science, medicine, law, and finance. The content that is typically translated includes user manuals, technical specifications, patents, scientific papers, and other similar documents.

One of the key challenges of technical translation is ensuring accuracy and consistency in the use of technical terminology. Technical terms often have precise meanings that are specific to a particular field, and mistranslation or incorrect usage can lead to confusion or even errors in the final product.

To ensure accuracy and consistency, technical translators often use specialized translation tools and software, such as terminology databases and translation memories. These tools help to maintain consistency in terminology and ensure that translations are accurate and consistent across multiple documents.

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Another important consideration in technical translation is cultural factors. Technical content often needs to be adapted to the specific cultural context of the target audience. This may involve making adjustments to language, style, or formatting to ensure that the content is appropriate and effective for the intended audience.

In addition to linguistic and cultural considerations, technical translation may also involve compliance with regulatory and legal requirements. For example, certain industries may have specific regulations or standards that must be followed in the translation of technical content.

Overall, technical translation is a complex and specialized field that requires a high level of expertise and attention to detail. By working with experienced technical translators and using specialized translation tools and software, companies can ensure that their technical content is accurately translated and effectively communicated to their target audience.

SCG Law & Language can provide you with technical translations in the following areas:

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