About Us

We are Asian Language Experts

From the first moment you realize your next market moves in Asia... Here is the last detail of your new Asian business. Satellite Station and our network services show you the way.

Can we get into Asia ourselves?
Of course you can. But why start from scratch and do everything yourself? Giving up most potential profits to your partner? Entering Asian markets is not easy, so that's why smart companies come to Satellite Station. We will save your time, money, and maximize your control and profit. You stay in charge and make the key decisions. We handle the details and facilitate your process. With Satellite Station as your guide, your journey into Asia will be gentle and rewarding.

Why should we localize?
Unlike European customers, Asian end-users will not use the "English Version" of your product. For success in Asian market, full translation into local languages is critical. Besides you cannot afford to offend potential customers. Your marketing message has to be "culturally correct." First impressions can be last impressions. You only get one chance to impress a new customer, so get it right the first time with Satellite Station!

Company Profile
Satellite Station, Inc. is an Asian software/internet localization company since 1985 based in Tokyo , We opened San Francisco Office in 1999 and since then, we are offering localization and translation services to the world from our California and Tokyo offices.

Founder and president Yuko Miyata's many years of professional knowledge in localization, every stage of the project is conducted in-house, whether it be technical translation, project management or quality control.

In-House System

From start to finish, all translation work at Satellite Station is carried out by our very own highly qualified translators. This allows for the sharing of translation tools, memory and glossary. In the technology industry and global market of today, growth and change occur at an ever increasing pace. It is not an exaggeration to say that your success may very well depend upon your selection of localization company. Choosing Satellite Station, with its unique in-house system, will guarantee your business the best in quality, speed, and cost efficiency for its localization needs. We are second to none in providing results.What should we localize?
Whatever you are selling....
Japanese edition of your software.
Chinese version of your web site.
Korean translation of your user manual.
We need to be careful customized for local markets. Satellite Station handles full localization and testing of your products, on-line help manuals and documentation.

How can Satellite Station help us?
We know your target market. Our offices in Asia and North America, we are multi-lingual and multi-local. Unlike western languages, Asian languages require "Double byte" programming for computer and Internet applications. Satellite Station specializes in software and web site localization, so we are experts! We ensure all our work meets the specifications, standards, protocols, regulations and cultural norms of your target country.

How is Satellite Station different from other localization providers?
Satellite Station's operation is entirely in-house. So we deliver faster and add value at every step of the process. Unlike American providers that subcontract Asian firms, which in turn subcontract freelance translators, we do everything in house-from meeting with you to discuss your needs to providing final quality assurance checks with clients like IBM, Autodesk, Filemaker other major software vendors.

How expensive will it be?
You'll reap the benefits of our time-tested, cost-effective methods. Of course, your costs depend on how many elements of your product require localization and how extensively you want to localize. We will provide you a complete, detailed estimate with the most competitive price in the industry.  

Our Language

Our language expertise:




Chinese (Simplified and Traditional)

Our target areas

Software Localization

Translation for:

IT / Computer software/hardware manuals

Engineering, Electric, Electronics, Automotive, Nuclear, Chemical, Biomedical, Medical Pharmaceutical,

Insurance, Real Estates, Legal documents

Accounting / Financial documents,

Annual Reports












Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our customers, so feel free to contact us during normal business hours.  We can setup a web meeting anytime.  Please contact us for appointment.

Satellite Station Inc

1255 Treat Boulevard, Suite 300, Walnut Creek, California 94597, United States

(925) 934-8988


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed






〒151-0053 東京都渋谷区幡ヶ谷3-39-12ウェストビル1階

(03) 6276-5161