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December 31, 2020

Case study: Translation for medical supply catalogs

Executive Summary Our client, a global business headquartered in Korea, manufactures medical supplies and devices. They needed translation for medical supply catalogs. Their marketing material was originally translated into Latin American Spanish by another language provider. However, the client was not satisfied with the service. When […] (Read more...)

December 24, 2020

Case study: Large volume Chinese-English technical translation

Executive Summary Our client, an engineering firm, provides integrated, sustainable solutions for environmental restoration and property redevelopment. They also provide new construction design and building. The firm retained Scriptis for Chinese-English technical translation of a large volume of documents in connection with litigation involving the […] (Read more...)

December 14, 2020

What are CAT tools and how do they benefit you?

What Are CAT tools and how do they benefit you? What are CAT tools? Almost all professional translators use computer-assisted translation (CAT) tools. These are not the same as automated translation engines. They do not replicate or replace humans’ unique ability to interpret meaning. Instead, […] (Read more...)

December 7, 2020

Case Study: Technical translation for operating manuals and HMI strings

Executive Summary Our client, a global provider of packaging solutions, received overseas orders for machines used for bottling pharmaceuticals. The machine labels, strings for the human-machine interface, and operating manual all required translation into multiple languages. The Challenge The content was highly specialized.  Finding technical […] (Read more...)

September 22, 2020

What is technical translation?

What is technical translation? Broadly speaking, technical translation is the translation of materials dealing with scientific and technical subject domains. Or, to put it another way, technical translation requires the use of a technical translator. A qualified technical translator understands the subject matter and specialized terms of […] (Read more...)