A manufacturer of waste disposal vehicles in Europe set to establish their products on the Scandinavian market, especially Sweden and Norway, and therefore being in need of their German manuals translated in the respective languages.
Building a term base for the biweekly-updated technical manual translations in order to keep consistency throughout the important safety and usage description of the corresponding machines.
A PM who is responsible for gathering a team of Swedish and Norwegian translators for these Scandinavian tasks as well as possible back-ups who can take over occasional batches on short notice. The PM has to ensure the straightforward communication and project flow between all parts (the client on one and the linguists on the other side), ensuring that everyone involved is updated and working according to the client’s wishes regarding delivery etc.
The constantly amended manuals the client provides us with are an essential part in assuring that the client’s new customers in the Nordic countries understand the nature of the supplied machines. This is in order to use them in the most efficient and safe way possible.