Welcome to Scapha Translations!

What We Offer


Scapha Translations conveys your text securely from one language into the other, in any combination of German, English and French. We specialize in business, academic and scientific translations. Our ultimate goal is to produce accurate translations in a fluent style.


Scapha Translations also offers professional proofreading of your texts. We optimize the spelling, style and, if required, also the structure of your business, academic and scientific texts in German, English or French – whether you have written these in your mother tongue or in a foreign language.

Who We Are

Christiane Focking …

– state certified German translator
– working in German, English and French
– specializing in business, academic and scientific texts

…  and her network

– German, English and French native translators
– specialists in their areas of expertise
– talented writers

The Highest Editorial Standards

Native Translators

I’m an experienced state certified translator, and above all one with a passion for translating. That’s why I translate only within my specialist subject areas and into my German mother tongue. For all other language pairs in German, French and English, I work with highly qualified native speakers. The result: you would never guess that the texts we have translated were originally written in another language.

Stylistic Competence

We are not only good at languages – we can also write. The texts we deliver to you will therefore be of only the highest quality: accurately translated, yet still easy to read. You will see from our translations that we not only live up to this challenge – we love it, too.

Double-Checked Translations

My translations are carried out by human beings, and human beings make mistakes. That’s why I apply a strict rule to all of my work – the ‘Four Eyes’ rule. Every translation is carefully double-checked by an editor. S/he will not only carefully examine the language for accuracy and grammatical correctness but also give it a final stylistic polish.

Specialist Areas


Our customers include research institutes and businesses, for whom we translate both economic science texts and internal and external communications.


Whether we are dealing with political analyses, essays on political science or newspaper articles – we skilfully combine political expertise with good style.

Environment, Climate and Energy

We regularly translate press releases, reports and presentations on topics such as climate change, the energy transition and environmental protection.


Whether we are dealing with contracts, general terms and conditions of business or experts’ reports – we provide accurate translations of legal texts with correct legal terminology.


We write financial texts in clear, professional language which, at the same time, conveys a positive image of your business.

Arts and Humanities

In the arts and humanities in particular, academic studies are also evaluated in terms of how they are formulated and structured. We provide for this with our concise, academic writing style.