Medialocate Achieves Renewal of Coveted EN15038-2006 Certification

EN15038-2006 Certification Medialocate

Medialocate USA, Inc. announced today that its EN15038-2006 certification has been renewed by TÜV SÜD America Inc.

The worldwide certification body for quality management systems audits Medialocate and other certified providers each year.

“TÜV SÜD approved literally every one of Medialocate’s systems and processes” said Stephan Lins, Medialocate’s chief executive officer, “a significant improvement over our initial EN15038 certification in 2013.”

“A key reason for the company’s improved rating in 2014 was an even closer integration of Medialocate’s ‘Quality Committee’ which includes members from our Project Management, Localization Engineering, Information Technology, Resource & Quality Management, Administration and Financial Management Departments,” according to Lins.

The designation “EN” stands for European Norm, a European certification specifically designed for the translation industry.

EN15038-2006 certification is especially critical to both translation service providers, and the clients they serve, as a guarantee of accurate document and multimedia translations and localizations.

TÜV SÜD’s certification describes the full scope of Medialocate’s Quality Management System as including the:

  • The Provision of Multilingual Services,
  • Offering Documentation, Software, Website, and Multimedia Localization for the
  • Medical, Technical, Government, Marketing, Education, Retail, Entertainment and Financial (Business) Sectors

TÜV SÜD’s standard EN15038-2006 certification covers all translation processes including commissioning, translation, proofreading, review, project management, quality control, traceability, and delivery. It helps describe and define the entire service and offers a set of procedures and best practices involved in all aspects of the translation process.

“By surpassing our initial 2013 audit for this important industry certification, our customers can have even greater confidence that we will continually improve upon the services we provide them,” said Lins.

2014 marks Medialocate’s 26th anniversary in serving the translation and localization needs of such global leaders as Google, SAP,, Seagate, Sony, Adobe, Biomet, Dow Corning, Textron, McGraw Hill, and ADP.

About Medialocate USA, Inc.

Medialocate, with over 25 years of intelligent growth and continuity in the localization business, has an impeccable staff retention record and an enviable list of repeat client case studies. Virtually all of its project managers have earned MA degrees in Translation, Interpretation, or Localization Project Management from the prestigious Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS). Medialocate deploys some of the industry’s most advanced language technologies and develops customized programs and tools specific to the need of every individual company’s needs. This gives Medialocate clients a distinct advantage as the company’s staff understands not only customer language needs, but their business needs as well. Clients say “this makes a world of difference!”

To contact Medialocate about your organization’s translation needs, call 1-800-776-0857.


Contact Information:

Stephan Lins, CEO
Medialocate USA, Inc.
1200 Piedmont Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950 USA
Phone: 1-800-776-0857

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