Work Tranemo typeface

Year
2019
Category
type design
Information
A modern interpretation of the typeface used on road signs in Sweden.

Tranemo is a geometric sans-serif. A modern interpretation of the typeface used on road signs in Sweden. For Swedish people, Tranemo brings to mind an authoritarian, credible – but friendly – voice.

A geometric sans-serif in 6 weights, 2 styles and 585 characters

Compared to its predecessor Tranemo adds more weights, better language support, and is designed in line with what’s expected from a modern typeface. It’s also available as a variable font.

Example of Tranemo in use

Tranemo is perfect for identity work and display settings. Working well on both screen and in print.

Tranemo is a variable font with weight and italic axis.

Tranemo is in no way intended to replace the original, that’s developed for maximal readability on the Swedish road conditions. Tranemo is designed to perform well in print and on screens.

Tranemo is soon available to license from Nymark Type.

Comparing characters from Tranemo with the orginal typeface

Tranemo compared to the original typeface used on Swedish road signs.