Areas of expertise

UvA Talen is an all-round translation agency, in other words we can generally translate all kinds of business documents. There are areas, however, in which we specialize particularly:

General corporate clients

Publicity, marketing, internal documents and reports

Some of our clients: KLM/Air France, Dr. Hauschka, Royal Palace Amsterdam, Fjord Line, Tours & Tickets

Industry and Technology

Corporate magazines, manuals, reports, specifications, publicity

Some of our clients: Hitachi Europe, Tata Steel, Tehava International, Beautiful Minds, TecLine International 


Policy documents, reports, speeches, web sites for government and parastatal organizations

Some of our clients: City of Amsterdam, The Dutch House of Representatives, The Dutch Senate, various ministries, AEB Amsterdam, World Waternet, Netherlands Commission for Environmental Assessment

Science and education

Articles, research reports, theses and dissertations

Some of our clients: University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, TU Delft, Utrecht University, Eindhoven University of Technology, Energy research Centre of the Netherlands, NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research

Art and Culture

Exhibition texts, articles, web sites, catalogues

Some of our clients: Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, FOAM, National Museum of World Cultures (formerly Tropenmuseum), Rembrandt House Museum, Van Gogh Museum, Stedelijk Museum, Mauritshuis, Amsterdam Museum, Kunsthal Rotterdam, Museum MORE, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Royal Academy of Art, The Hague, Madame Tussauds, Museum Boerhaave, Waanders & De Kunst publishers, WBOOKS publishers

Health and Medicine

Specialist books, articles, research papers

Some of our clients: AMC, Erasmus MC, VUmc, Prelum publishers, Excerpta Medica, Elsevier, ACTA

Legal and financial

Deeds, contracts, decisions, investigation documents, articles, (annual) reports, invoices, prospectuses

Some of our clients: Pels Rijcken & Drooglever Fortuijn, Unigarant, Intertrust Netherlands, Crédit Agricole, Innopay, the Dutch Payments Association, Currence

Not-for-Profit Organizations

Annual reports, articles, web sites, newsletters

Some of our clients: MSF Holland, Greenpeace International, UNESCO-IHE

Communication and marketing

Press releases, internal documents and reports, recruitment and informative texts for a more-or-less general public

Some of our clients: Buro N11 Mediamakers, Cooler Media, vE&K Werbeagentur, Raakvlak, Salmay Communicatie, Studio Louter