Construction and civil engineering translation services

Seeking precision in your construction and civil engineering documentation? Whether your team operates locally or globally, quality matters. At SmartWords, we excel in translating complex technical materials for this demanding industry, ensuring your documents meet global standards and safeguarding your investments and projects.

Translations in construction & civil engineering

The construction and civil engineering sectors are highly competitive, where errors are not an option. Mistakes in technical documentation can lead to increased costs, unsafe work environments, project cancellations, or even legal issues. Therefore, maintaining high-quality and consistent writing is crucial, regardless of your team’s location.

At SmartWords, we excel in translating a vast array of construction and civil engineering materials. Our team of translators is experienced in a broad range of topics, from traffic routes to infrastructure and energy supply to translations of technical manuals and marketing content for heavy machinery like bulldozers and cranes.

Types of content we translate

+ User instruction guides
+ Industrial machinery user guides
+ Technical specifications
+ Design documentation
+ Budget /Financial plans
+ Safety training materials
+ Marketing materials

+ Feasibility studies
+ Construction tenders
+ Architectural plans
+ Building permits
+ Licensing documentation
+ Facility regulations
+ CAD Drawings

Multilingual documentation for heavy machinery

You’ve invested millions in your construction equipment, and it’s crucial that every aspect, including the translation of technical documents, reflects this high level of investment. Smartwords brings the necessary linguistic expertise and advanced translation technology to ensure reliable, trustworthy translations for your heavy machinery documentation.

Our attention not only safeguards the integrity of your investment but also enhances the safety, maintenance, and compliance of your heavy machinery. With translations that are meticulously crafted, and deeply attuned to the specialized terms and jargon intrinsic to construction and civil engineering, we guarantee your products meet global standards and fulfill customer expectations in over 100 languages.

Expert translations for construction equipment and building controls

Are you a manufacturer of construction equipment, elevators, and building controls, such as heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems? These complex systems require detailed installation and operating instructions for peak performance. Our team, composed of linguistic professionals and subject matter experts, meticulously translates technical specifications, product brochures, marketing videos, and training materials, ensuring unmatched quality and accuracy.

Meeting international construction tender deadlines with precision

In the high-stakes realm of construction tender translations, urgency is key. Our tailored approach focuses on swift, phase-by-phase completion, ensuring deadlines are met without compromising accuracy. This method allows for detailed interpretation, crucial in the time-sensitive nature of tender submissions.

Why choose Smartwords?

Seamless process

An end-to-end localization service means you don’t have to turn to alternatives at any step of the process. We work with the tools and file formats you prefer, making us a one-stop shop for all your translation needs.

Industry specialization

Whatever industry you’re in, you’ll find reliable experts on our team who can work on your content. From legal and business, to energy and tourism, we have you covered.

Attention to details

Minor mishaps in translation can lay waste to an intended message and even damage a brand’s reputation. Our translation services involve an intense and meticulous process, preventing mistakes and elevating your content simultaneously.


In order to scale your content to a wider audience, you need experts in multiple fields with the capacity to translate into any language. With our team, you get both, and much more. We build a straightforward and scalable process, with plenty of room for communication throughout.


Markets across various industries can shift unexpectedly. Ambiguities and spontaneous market changes make expedient but prudent translation output a major advantage for any business. Our team produces quality work in a timely fashion.

Personalized approach

Managing multiple clients requires an agency to be quick on its feet and able to rapidly adjust to a client’s needs and requests. We do just that and ensure that clients always receive exactly what they expect.

Ready to elevate your project's language to a global scale