Technical and patent translations
French-German and Italian-German
Over 30 years‘ experience as a freelance translator

I am

Graduate translator Bettina Thiel


University degree in translation from Saarland University in 1989


Sworn translator (Cologne Higher Regional Court) for the languages French and Italian


Language combinations

French-German, Italian-German

CAT tools

ados Studio 2021, memoQ 9.2, Across 7


I am offering

  • Technical translations
  • Patent translations
  • Certified translations
  • Proofreading
  • Revision
  • Machine Translation Post-Editing (MTPE)


Main areas of expertise
Patents, patent litigation, railway technology, railway vehicles
Working fields
Mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, electronics, plastics, glass, chemistry, information technology, environment, energy generation & distribution, transport, tunnel construction, aviation, watchmaking, defence technology, automotive engineering, SAP, quality management, European Union affairs and much more.


Text types
Patents, patent litigation document, tenders, offers, technical specifications, product descriptions, operating instructions, maintenance instructions, manuals, data sheets, contracts, official documents and much more…