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BBB Accredited Business since

BURG Translation, Inc.

Phone: (312) 263-3379 Fax: (312) 263-4325 134 N La Salle St STE 1550, Chicago, IL 60602 View Additional Email Addresses

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BURG Translation is a translation and interpreter service company for commercial and private clients. Located in Chicago, IL, this company serves businesses in downtown Chicago and surrounding areas, including Evanston, Winnetka, Lake Bluff, Crystal Lake, Great Lakes, Lake Forest, Deerfield, Hoffman Estates, Des Plaines, Roselle, Rosemont, Schaumburg, Elk Grove Village, Buffalo Grove, Wilmette, Skokie, Des Plaines, Mount Prospect, and Naperville. With more than 75 years of experience as a language service provider, BURG has cultivated a corps of technical translation professionals, project managers, and ISO quality management experts.

This company serves national and international clients, providing translation services for Fortune 500 corporations and Top 100 firms in addition to local business and small start-ups just beginning to expand into larger markets. This company provides services to businesses in the life sciences, legal, publishing, manufacturing, marketing and advertising, insurance, and finance fields.

This company offers a variety of translation and interpretation services, including desktop publishing, website localization, software localization, e-learning, audio/visual services, linguistic validation, and MSDS/SDS conversion. Their e-learning system assists companies in providing training for employees across multiple countries, with quizzes, scoring, certificates, and other interactive elements available from any computer with internet access and available in multiple languages. Their linguistic validation service allows for culturally relevant translation for patient-related outcomes across language groups, enabling individuals to communicate with one another regarding patient health and wellbeing and discuss clinical trials with one another without compromising the integrity of the information being shared because of poor translation skills.

Visit the website for BURG Translation to learn more about the services available from this company, download information sheets and handouts, and contact the company for more information about their translation services.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that BURG Translation, Inc. meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for BURG Translation, Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on BURG Translation, Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: March 22, 2005 Business started: 01/01/1936 Business started locally: 01/01/1936 Business incorporated 01/26/1990 in IL
Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Angelo Passalacqua, Vice President/Co-Owner Mr. Lodovico Passalacqua, President/Owner
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Angelo Passalacqua, Vice President/Co-Owner
Business Category

Translators & Interpreters Business Communication Consultant Translation and Interpretation Services (NAICS: 541930)

Alternate Business Names
Burg Translation Bureau, Inc. Burg Translations

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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