SMG Sci-Tech is the brand of scientific and industrial translation by Studio Moretto Group, a multinational language and content management service provider dedicated to excellence and continuous research. Since 1996, we have supported companies and institutions by providing innovative translation, editing and communication services in all languages, guaranteed by the SMG Languages quality assurance.

The SMG Sci-Tech brand encompasses all of our specialised language services for the science and technology sector, provided by native language translators and interpreters with extensive experience in Sci-Tech field.

Scientific and industrial translations

Translations in science and technology with ISO 17.100 and UNI EN 15038 certified quality. Since 1996, SMG has been the go-to for technical manuals, consumer product catalogues and technical and academic texts.

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Interpreting services for conferences and business meetings, with simultaneous or consecutive options.

Remote interpreting for online events held via Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Google Meet, GoToWebinar, Webex and Skype.

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Terminology research and Glossaries

We create your custom specialist glossaries, compiled using computational linguistics and specific to certain sectors, such as automation, mechanics, machine tools and chemistry.

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Text localisation

Content for websites, product catalogues and business presentations adapted to your target audience’s cultural sensitivities, to create effective tools of multilingual communication.

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We can manage the layout of manuals and catalogues in any language, solving common problems caused by foreign alphabets and language settings. The service can be carried out directly in the most popular graphic formats, such as InDesign, AutoCAD, FrameMaker, etc.

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We are the smart solution for providing translated subtitles for your corporate and product videos, in over 160 languages.

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Conference and simultaneous interpreting systems

Do you need to organise your next conference? SMG can provide you with all the necessary audio and video equipment, including booths for simultaneous interpreters.

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Our key clients

Leonardo-Finmeccanica S.p.A.
Gruppo Mitsubishi
DuPont de Nemours, Inc.
ENI S.p.A.
Seiko Epson Corporation
Gruppo AB Holding S.p.A.
IKEA Italia S.p.A.
Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale

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Case Study - SMG Sci-Tech

Leonardo-Finmeccanica Spa: urgent delivery and excellence combined

Cost savings: 32%, delivery within 15 min. of the time of order, special multilingual glossaries, certified quality

In 2015 Studio Moretto Group and its brand SMG Sci-Tech were first awarded the contract to supply translations of technical and scientific documents for Leonardo S.p.A., formerly Finmeccanica, an established company among the world’s leading operators in the aerospace and defence industries, with over 47,000 employees worldwide and revenues of €14.6 billion.

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The work process, tailored for the client, integrated the efficiency of CAT Tools with the practicality of our SMGDesk platform, to build large scientific terminology databases and translation memories for the industrial sector. Thanks to this process, we were able to speed up the working times and deliver translated documents within 2 hours with client cost savings of 32%.

This world-class organisation represents another important step
in SMG’s growth in translation for aerospace technology and in the
sci-tech sector in general.


Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale: official translators for a large laboratory

Texts with high scientific content, translation peak of 300 pages, client cost savings: -38%

Since 2013 we have provide scientific translation services for the Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale of Lombardy and Emilia-Romagna, an advanced laboratory that deals mainly with the analysis of biological materials from animals, animal feed, food of animal and vegetable origin intended for human consumption, and materials and objects for food contact and semi-finished products for industry.

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We have completed more than 100 projects for this institute and the production peaks reach 300 pages with delivery within a few days. We translate material with high scientific content, relating to the various health issues covered in the experiments and research by this large laboratory. For example, research theses, clinical trials, articles, scientific papers and texts on biology, veterinary medicine and hygiene.

The translations are rewarded by the satisfaction of the client, who
receives a finished product which is linguistically correct, true to the
original and carried out in compliance with the regulations on the
processing of sensitive data.

SMG Sci-Tech has been chosen by:


  • Mitsubishi Group – Turboden S.p.A. (Japan)
  • Hitachi Rail STS S.p.A (Italy-Japan)
  • Epson Italia S.p.A. (Italy)
  • ExxonMobil (USA)
  • ENI S.p.A. (Italy)
  • DuPont de Nemours, Inc. (USA)
  • IKEA (Sweden)
  • Beretta Holding S.A. (Italy)
  • Iveco Defence Vehicles S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Ford (USA)
  • Eurasia Motor Company Srl (China)
  • Fincantieri (Italy)
  • FIAT – FCA Italy S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Leonardo-Finmeccanica S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Ansaldo STS S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Brenner Base Tunnel BBT SE (Austria)
  • Ineco Srl (Spain)
  • Armani (Italy)
  • Gucci (Italy)
  • OMR S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Cembre S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Camozzi S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Dainese S.p.A. (Italy)
  • A2A S.p.A. (Italy)
  • OTO Melara S.p.A. (Italy)
  • AB Holding S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Power-One Italy S.p.A. (Italy)
  • Esselunga S.p.A. (Italy)


  • Italian Navy (Italy)
  • Chief of the Defence Staff (Spain)
  • Chief of the Defence Staff (Belgium)
  • Chief of the Defence Staff (Italy)
  • Waste Management Agency of Catalonia (Spain)


Universities and research centres

  • CNR (Italy)
  • Politecnico di Milano (Italy)
  • University of Milan (Italy)
  • University of Brescia (Italy)
  • Ca’ Foscari University of Venice (Italy)
  • Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale (Italy)

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