How I Can Help You

Published Technical Writer

Write on Mission is a woman-owned small business based in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. As Owner/Technical Writer, I work on special projects that need an experienced technical writer to focus on telling the story of your work. Through interdisciplinary education and years of consulting experience, I have the proven ability to adapt quickly into a variety of industries and hit the ground running in support of your writing needs (check out my Testimonials for proof statements).

I work remotely from my clients (domestic and international), approximately 85% of the time. However, I am more than happy to travel to your offices when needed. In fact, I welcome it, because there is no substitute for face time — it is an important part of building a good working relationship.

Technical Writing Services

  • Project/client reports
  • Magazine articles
  • Project descriptions
  • Documentation
  • Award applications
  • Website content
  • Newsletter articles
  • White papers
  • Research reports
  • Annual report
  • Technical storytelling
  • Document editing, structure, organization

Areas of Expertise and Experience

  • Remote/Austere Logistics*
  • Environmental Restoration*
  • Architecture / Engineering / Construction *
  • International Development*
  • Business Operations

* published in these topics

Work Samples

Publications

DoD/Federal Environmental Restoration and Construction Projects

Quintans, Karina and Scotty Mann, PG. “Where Experience Matters: Environmental Restoration in the Aleutian Islands.” The Military Engineer, May-Jun 2020, Volume 112 Number 727: Pages 54-57. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina and Jamie Oakley, PG. “SPOTLIGHT ON WAKE ISLAND: Cost Competitive Construction At Its Best.” The Military Engineer, Nov-Dec 2019, Volume 111 Number 724: Pages 70-75. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina and Jamie Oakley, PG. “SPOTLIGHT ON WAKE ISLAND: A Crucial Coral Atoll in the North Pacific Ocean.” The Military Engineer, Sep-Oct 2019, Volume 111 Number 723: Pages 44-49. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina and Marc Hobbs. “After the Storm: Ensuring Education Can Continue.” The Military Engineer, Jul-Aug 2019, Volume 111 Number 722: Pages 66-68. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina and Erik Myers. “Environmental Rehabilitation on Wake Island.” The Military Engineer, Jan-Feb 2019, Volume 111 Number 719: Pages 44-47. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina, Ghost Writer on behalf of Monica Oakley, PMP. “Remediation on North Dutch Island.” The Military Engineer, Jan-Feb 2018, Volume 110 Number 712: Pages 56-59. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina and Matt Flynn. “With Increased Interests Comes New Remediation Requirements.” The Military Engineer, Nov-Dec 2017, Volume 109 Number 711: Pages 72-75. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina and Matt Flynn. “One Chance to Get It Right.” The Military Engineer, Jul-Aug 2017, Volume 109 Number 709: Pages 56-58. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina. “Amidst Fog, Rain, and Volcanos.” The Military Engineer, May-Jun 2017, Volume 109 Number 708: Pages 72-73. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina. “A Hazard No More.” The Military Engineer, Jan-Feb 2017, Volume 109 Number 706: Pages 53-55. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina. “Time Critical Repairs in Alaska.” The Military Engineer, Nov-Dec 2016, Volume 108 Number 705: pages 54-56. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina. “Nine Days in California.” The Military Engineer, Jul-Aug 2016, Volume 108 Number 702: pages 60-62. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina. “Construction at Cloud Level.” The Military Engineer, 2015 Year in Review: pages 103-105. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina. “Construction at Cloud Level.” The Military Engineer, Nov-Dec 2015, Volume 107 Number 698: pages 73-75. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina. “Gaining Public Trust.” The Military Engineer, Jul-Aug 2015, Volume 107 Number 696: pages 51-52. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina. “Logistics in the Last Frontier.” The Military Engineer, Jan-Feb 2015, Volume 107 Number 693: pages 57-58. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina. “Unearthing a New Plan.” The Military Engineer, Jul-Aug 2014, Volume 106 Number 690: pages 69-70. Society of American Military Engineers.

Quintans, Karina. “Unearthing a New Plan.” The Military Engineer, 2014 Year in Review: pages 61-62. Society of American Military Engineers.

International Development Publications

Quintans, Karina. Ancient Grass, Future Natural Resource: The National Bamboo Project of Costa Rica: A Case Study of the Role of Bamboo in International Development. 1998. Beijing/New Delhi: INBAR.

Bersalona, C., Quintans, K., & Singh, M., Bamboo in Abra: An Investigation of the Production to Consumption System. Working Paper No. 30. 2000. Beijing: INBAR.