• Conference Interpreter and Translator Degree (majors in technical/scientific translations, legal/business translations)

  • Conference Interpreter M.A.

  • Associate member of the American Translators Association

  • Member of the German Association of Interpreters and Translators BDÜ

  • 20 years of experience in translating scientific, technical seminars, conferences, negotiations, training etc.

Portrait Barbara Larumbe

Freelance Interpreter/Translator since 1991

  • Translations, conference interpreting in the US and Europe, technical seminars, meetings, exhibitions, fairs, legal and financial translations, court depositions & patent litigations, EU conferences (new technologies)
  • Contract assignments with European companies, interpreting of conferences (simultaneous, consecutive), long-term contractor/interpreter of ABB Mannheim, Alstom Power for electrical engineering projects, power plant construction/rehabilitation, steam/gas turbines, power distribution, high-voltage equipment in Germany/Russia/US. Long-term contractor of the ABB Research Institute in Heidelberg. Machinery, automotive industry (Ford, BMW, Lada), new technologies, chemical industry.

Conference Interpreter/Translator for Gertner Trade Co. Vienna/Austria 1986-1989

Company represents over 100 companies from Europe, the US in Austria, Switzerland and Russia.

  • Interpreting of symposiums, contract negotiations, training, conferences, escort interpreting for delegations etc. in Russia, USA, UK at metallurgical plants, power plants, electrical and electronic industry, machinery, new technologies, computer technology etc.

Interpreter at the metallurgical plant BMZ in Belarus VOEST-ALPINE, Austria 1984-1985

  • Interpreting of staff training (metallurgical, electrical, media staff, mechanics, toolmakers, steelworkers, management), on-site training, meetings during the commissioning stage of the turnkey project for German, Austrian and US companies