WASHINGTON, DC – March 21, 2018: GlobalizationPartners International (GPI), a leading provider of document,software and website translation services, announced today theyhave been awarded the ISO 17100:2015 Standard for TranslationServices. ISO 17100:2015 provides basic requirements for atranslation agency’s core processes, resources, and other aspectsnecessary to complete quality translation services that meetapplicable ISO specifications.
“GPI has been adhering to translation best practices intranslator recruitment and testing as well as utilizing online,checklist-based, fully customizable quality control processes forover 15 years,” said Federico Pascual, Digital Delivery ServicesDirector. “We are proud to have passed the audit and this ISOCertification serves as validation of our people, processes andtools in providing our clients with quality translationservices.”
ATC Certification Service for the ISO 17100:2015 standardcertifies that a translation agency’s management system meets therequirements of the ISO standard. The translation services ISOstandard focuses on key areas of organizing and deliveringtranslation services including:
- Vendor management
- Project Manager training
- Infrastructure to support translation services
- Pre-production processes and activities
- Pre-sales processes
- Handling of project-related client information
- Project preparation – administrative
- Project preparation – technical
- Project preparation – linguistic aspects
An ISO 17100:2015 standard certification audits a translationagency’s documented processes and retention of records ordocumented evidence related to each of the above areas. Thestandard details requirements for all aspects of the translationprocess, which impacts quality and delivery of translationservices.
“The ATC Certification Service is delighted to certifyGlobalization Partners International to translation servicesstandard ISO 17100. The standard promotes a structured,quality-minded approach to translation project management andtranslator selection, and extends a solid framework into thetranslation process, with focus on confidential handling of theclient’s information”, says Raisa McNab from ATC CertificationService.
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