Below we have listed a number of case studies by Absolute Translations of translation projects performed over the last eight years.
Chilean Spanish and Canadian French translation of a combined 890,000 words
• Bechtel Mining & Metals for global corporate communications
• standard turnaround times of 24-48hrs
• 2008 – current
In 2008, Bechtel Mining and Metals selected Absolute Translations as their exclusive language service provider for Spanish and French translation services used in Chile and Canada respectively. Absolute Translations was offered a three year contract in 2008; we opted for a annual contract, which has been renewed every year since.
The documents required for translation consisted of press releases and senior management announcements, documentation relating to corporate internal systems software, engineering, human resources and larger projects such as the Guinea Poverty Atlas. Over the course of these six years, we successfully translated a combined 890,000 words into Spanish and French.
Feedback from Bechtel Mining & Metals
14th September 2009
“What can I say – amazing service – quick turnaround – smiling faces…… Seriously – thank you.” – Clare Honan (IS&T Manager, Bechtel Mining & Metals)
20th July 2010
“Thank you for all your wonderful work over the past week. We really appreciate it. And please pass our thanks on your translators; the feedback was fantastic!” – B. Stenhouse (Communications Manager, Bechtel Mining & Metals)
Spanish, Chinese, Brazilian Portuguese and French translation of a combined 1,120,000 words of Corporate Announcements, Presentations, Policies and Marketing Brochures
• Ausenco Ltd for global corporate communications
• Standard turnaround times of 24-48 hours
• 2006 – 2012
From 2006 to 2012 Absolute Translations have been Ausenco’s primary translation service provider for their global corporate communications into Spanish, Chinese, Portuguese and French. In 2010, the group’s services and locations were repositioned to match the changing needs of their clients, and they were rebranded under the Ausenco masterbrand.
Absolute Translations assisted with this rebranding, providing Spanish, Chinese, Portuguese and French translation typesetting services at rapid turnaround times. We translated corporate announcements, presentations, policies and switchover information as well as seven marketing brochures, listed below. In the course of eight years, we translated a combined 1,120,000 words into Spanish, Chinese, Portuguese and French.
• Minerals & Metals
• PSI Process Infrastructure
• Sandwell Process Infrastructure
• Vector Environment & Sustainability
• Program Management
• Corporate Brochure
Feedback from Ausenco on the Brochures translation
13 April 2010: “Just want to thank you very much for all the hard work and ensuring that the brochures were delivered to us on time. Really appreciate it. We think the translations were done to a very high standard.” – S. Mladjenovic (Global Communication Coordinator – Ausenco)
27 April 2010: “Once again thank you for getting all of the brochures translated for us in a very efficient timeframe. We have had our staff read through them and they all confirmed that the translations were excellent. – S. Mladjenovic (Global Communication Coordinator – Ausenco)