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When you need it fast: Top tips on how to get a speedy translation of a technical manual

When you need it fast: Top tips on how to get a speedy translation of a technical manual

Here are our top tips on how to get a fast translation when your deadline is tight.

  1. First of all pick up the phone and call 0844 856 1086 to let us know you have an urgent project.
  2. Send over a cop… Continue Reading »
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Going on holiday - why should you learn some of the local language?

Going on holiday - why should you learn some of the local language?

A recent survey of over 2000 people by the British Council found that 40% were embarrassed by their language skills but 65% said that learning a few words and phrases before going abroad was imp… Continue Reading »

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Translating critical documents in the public eye

Translating critical documents in the public eye

Translation became the focus of one news story this June as the British government met embarrassment over its translation of Theresa May’s Brexit Plan. The British government sought to do a fa… Continue Reading »

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How do I get a technical document translated – where should I start?

How do I get a technical document translated – where should I start?

Technical translations need to be clearly understood and they must be accurate. The potential for accidents, injury or damage if technical documents are not translated correctly is enormous.

Know… Continue Reading »

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Marketing translations for technical products – it’s what we’re good at

Marketing translations for technical products – it’s what we’re good at

Selling your highly technical products overseas can be tricky – you’ve got a cutting-edge, hi-tech product which needs to make the right impact with a specialist audience. How do you make su… Continue Reading »

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How to prepare a technical manual for translation

How to prepare a technical manual for translation

If you’re writing a technical manual or other technical document from scratch, which you will then need to have produced in a different language, there are several things you can do to help make… Continue Reading »

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We’re sorry but we can’t translate that: here’s why

We’re sorry but we can’t translate that: here’s why

As a long-standing translation agency with over 35 years’ experience, you’d expect us to be able to handle anything you could send our way. Most of the time we do and we provide a great serv… Continue Reading »

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How to keep your costs in check when translating technical documents

How to keep your costs in check when translating technical documents

Over 50% of the projects we manage at MTT are translations of technical documents. For example we regularly handle

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How do we address the decline in learning languages?

How do we address the decline in learning languages?

The Times reported on August 5th 2017 that “Courses are being cut at two thirds of sixth-form colleges due to a lack of demand and lack of funding.” German was the most commonly cut, meaning tha… Continue Reading »

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What happens when you choose a cheap document translation?

What happens when you choose a cheap document translation?

We have all seen funny translations on sites like www.Engrish.com.

Indeed, we’ve all heard the classic stories of when major brands made an error in translation.

You may know for example t… Continue Reading »

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