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EMW Communications is a technical communications consulting firm with offices in Redondo Beach, California and Hamamatsu, Japan.

We offer a variety of technical and language services to advanced technology companies, software developers, hardware designers, movie studios, broadcast companies, law firms, the medical and pharmaceutical industries, as well as entertainment and new media firms.

We specialize in creating and producing technical publications such as user's guides, installation guides, and reference manuals, and translating them into a number of languages for your customers in Japan, the United States, Latin America, and Europe.

We are a small publications shop directing a trusted and qualified international network of service providers offering technical writing, translation, desktop publishing, digital audio and video, subtitling, interface localization, and other new media production skills.

Our translators are located in the United States, Japan, England, France, Belgium, Mexico, and Brazil.

We've been working quietly behind the scenes for over 15 years helping companies large and small in the U.S., Japan, and Europe meet their technical documentation, translation, and corporate communications needs.

We can help you manage overflow situations when your technical publications staff hits a wall, or serve as a complete satellite technical publications and translation department on a project basis.

Our services include:

• Technical documentation planning and design

• Technical writing

• Language translation

On-line Help systems

• User interface localization (L10n)

• Website language translation and HTML encoding

• Desktop publishing (Adobe FrameMaker specialists)

• Digital media development, translation, and production

• Support for most desktop publishing tools