Automotive translation services

Automotive translation servicesTechnical translation services for the automotive industry

 Whether you’re manufacturer or a Tier 1, Tier 2 or Tier 3 supplier dealing with production plants around the world or providing components on a global scale, our automotive translation services are entirely dedicated to providing quality translations for the automotive supply chain.

Our QA procedures guarantee that the target texts matches the source text. We ensure that our translations are technically accurate, culturally sensitive and relevant. On request, we are able to apply the SAE J2450 translation quality metric.

Terminology management is one of our core tasks to improve consistency across your company documentation. We specialize in managing very specific automotive terminology: specific to clients and target markets.

Birdwell can assist you in creating multilingual documentation and understands the importance of deadlines, quality and the risks associated with translations in the automotive industry.

Process documentation including PPAP packages, quality instruction manuals, product presentations for end-clients, product training for dealers, salespeople; workshop mechanics, user guides for various IT tools (ordering parts, fleet and transport management) and websites, are just some examples of our work!


A non-exhaustive list of fields we can handle for you:

Heavy vehicles, light vehicles.

Accessories Marketing, merchandising, POS advertising
Cabs Engines
Carrosserie Environmental standards
Chassis Parts
Crash tests Suspension
Diagnosis: software, cases Electrical systems
Electronics / vehicle function management Brake systems
Fleet management Transmission

A non-exhaustive list of documents we can translate for you.

Analysis reports Process diagrams and documentation
Catalogs Product presentations, brochures for end-clients,
Comparative studies Product training e-learning content for network
resources (dealers, salespeople, mechanics)
Diagrams Quality instruction manuals
Drawings Regulations
Environment manuals Repair manuals
Installation guides Safety procedures
Maintenance manuals Software
Organization charts Specifications and data sheets
Parts lists Study reports
Patents Technical reports
Planning sheets User guides

We work in 100+ language combinations.

Having developed stringent recruitment procedures, Birdwell has built up a large network of language professionals in different languages and industries over the years.

Our linguists are our most important resource. We work with inhouse as well as freelance professional translators and interpreters with proven skills and experience in the following languages:

  • English
  • FIGS languages
    French, Italian, German and Spanish
  • Central European languages
  • Eastern European languages
  • Scandinavian languages
  • Asian languages
  • Arabic and Middle Eastern languages

Your proofreading exceeded my expectations and I will spread the word within our organization to let them know how fruitful and enjoyable our collaboration has been.

Laurent S.

how can we help you?

Contact us at the Birdwell office nearest to you or submit a business inquiry online.

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