Here are some steps we follow to translate a technical document from Russian into English:
Identify the target audience of the final translated document: Before translating, we consider who your target audience is and what their needs and expectations are. This will help you to determine the level of technical detail that is appropriate for the translation.
Choose a qualified translator: Look for a professional translator who has experience translating technical documents and who has a good understanding of both Russian and English, as well as the technical subject of the document.
We prepare technical terms’ glossary:
Consider creating a glossary of technical terms specific to the document. This will help to ensure consistency in the translation and reduce the risk of misunderstandings.
Review the original document: Before you start translating, thoroughly review the original document to make sure you understand its content and structure.
We keep in mind the target audience and the goals of the translation
Start translating: Begin translating the document, keeping in mind the target audience and the goals of the translation. Use simple, clear language to convey the information in an understandable way.
Review and revise: Once you have completed the translation, review it carefully to make sure it is accurate and free of errors. Consider having a second translator or a technical expert review the translation as well.
Format the document: Make sure the translated document has the same format and structure as the original, and that any graphics or images are properly labeled.