Simultaneous:

  • Full conference interpreting.
    • Tabletop booths with all necessary equipment
    • Client provides a feed from the house sound and a sufficient distance around the interpreting booths to avoid extraneous noise
    • Up to 12 languages and 350 listeners at once
    • Two interpreters per language alternate every 20-25 minutes

Interpreting

Interpreting moves the spoken word from one language to another.

Tembua provides consecutive and simultaneous interpreting

Consecutive:

  • By phone, also called telephonic or OPI (over the phone).
    • Used for short client visits or phone calls
    • Interpreters available 15-20 seconds after the phone call is placed
    • No setup or minimum fees
    • Available 24/7/365 and billed by the minute
    • Protected information kept secure and destroyed after the call
  • By video.
    • Good for ASL interpreting—may be simultaneous
    • Requires a high-speed connection, camera, and microphone
    • By appointment
    • Invoiced by fraction of an hour
    • Available during regular business hours
  • In-person, on-site interpreting. Can also be simultaneous with equipment.
    • Interpreter comes to you
    • By appointment
    • May require a two-hour minimum
    • Good for speeches, court hearings, depositions, meetings, etc.
    • Client provides parking and pays mileage

Tembua also offers for sale our full line of simultaneous interpreting equipment.