Work Item
ASTM WK46396

New Practice for Analytic Evaluation of Translation Quality

1. Scope

The scope of the Committee shall be the development of standards (specifications, guides, test methods, classifications, practices, and terminology) for language services and products. The work of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM technical committees and other organizations having mutual interest. The Committee will be charged with the avoidance of duplication where possible.


quality assurance; quality assessment; quality evaluation


There are many translation metrics but no standard practice for defining them within a common framework.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F43.03

Committee: F43

Staff Manager: Ashley Wiand

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 06-11-2014

Technical Contact: Arle Lommel

Item: 000