Technical Documentation

Technical Documentation, Key to Customer Satisfaction and Liability Security

Technical specialists with decades of experience for your documentation

Technological, industry-specific experience is of immense importance in editorial processes. gds can provide you with specialists from a wide variety of industries — for the most complex system documentation to the most straightforward consumer product.

Your benefits in a nutshell

  • You boost the quality of your documentation
  • You increase your financial flexibility and your flexibility in terms of time
  • You reduce your fixed costs
  • You reduce editing and translation expenses by up to 40%
  • You increase the legal security of your technical documentation and reduce your liability risk
  • You protect yourself considerably against damage claims
  • You take advantage of a comprehensive project management system for complex, multilingual projects

Operating manuals, user’s manuals, maintenance instructions, training instructions and servicing instructions, data sheets or spare parts lists and product catalogs, all in conformity with directives – gds researches, prepares, documents, designs and formats the information, in all required languages. Predefined layouts and editing guidelines are accurately harmonized with customer-specific processes.

When creating graphics, illustrations, exploded diagrams and 3D animations, utilize the expertise of gds as a reliable element for your company.

Benefit from the advantages of a content management system

We use the tools you specify to produce your documentation. gds has specialized users at its disposal for almost all relevant tools in the technical documentation field.

Alternatively, we can offer to set up your documents in one of our editorial systems, allowing you to benefit from all the advantages of an editorial system without having to purchase it first.

Benefit from XML-based content in the XR editorial system or on the basis of content created with Word in the docuglobe editorial system. The modularization, standardization and structuring of your documents in the editorial system ensures the reuse of contents across all languages, therefore maximizing your cost savings.

Requesting, managing and tracking projects online

E-mail is so last year – gds provides you with an Internet portal that ensures quick, easy and transparent execution of customer service projects. You are therefore always kept up-to-date on how the project is progressing.

You set the project type, activity and delivery deadline and receive an offer within a very short time. Tasks can be created and assigned to the individual projects. Data is uploaded and downloaded quickly and in an uncomplicated fashion.

Webinars, Seminars and Workshops

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The 60-minute webinars are free of charge. Please register at least 15 minutes beforehand.

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Please note that our webinars are held in German.

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Seminars and Workshops

All seminars take place from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. The registration fee is €380 plus VAT per person and includes beverages and a joint lunch.

The minimum number of participants is 5 persons. Please register by emailing Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein! specifying your name, your company, the name of the seminar, its location and date.

Alternatively, you can of course also request individual content and dates tailored to your needs at any time.Contact us!


26. Juni 2019 | Illustration, 3D und Bildbearbeitung

Ort: gds, Sassenberg

Inhalte dieses Seminars:

  • Kriterien für die Auswahl "Foto oder Illustration"
  • CAD-Zeichnungen für Handbücher verwenden
  • Integration des Corel Designer in das Redaktionssystem docuglobe
  • Illustrationen erstellen
  • Fotobearbeitung für die Technische Dokumentation
18. September 2019 | Sachfotografie in der Technischen Dokumentation

Ort: gds, Langenburg

Inhalte dieses Seminars:

  • Die richtige Kamera für den jeweiligen Zweck
  • Einstellungen & Co.
  • Blitzen und Ausleuchten
  • Objektfotografie
  • Der praktischer Teil
02. Oktober 2019 | Die Technische Redaktion

Ort: Ovidius, Berlin

Inhalte dieses Seminars:

  • Von der Konstruktion zur Betriebsanleitung
  • Struktur und Aufbau von Handbüchern
  • Inhalte zielgruppengerecht darstellen
  • Übersetzungsgerechtes Schreiben
  • Arbeiten nach Redaktionsleitfaden
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