OUR HISTORY: SAFELY MAINTAINING AMERICA’S ROADWAYS SINCE 1919
VSS International and its predecessors have been providing Pavement Preservation Solutions in the Western US since 1919. We pioneered the use of asphalt emulsions. We introduced slurry seals and Microsurfacing, polymer modified emulsions and fiber modified slurry seals. Our Companies hold numerous patents for paving equipment innovations and material technology including Asphalt Rubber, Dope-30® dust suppression systems and Chipset® chipseal retention seals. Our Company is headquartered in West Sacramento, California with a regional office in Chandler, Arizona.
What We Do
VSS International (VSSI) and its founders have been pioneers in the pavement preservation industry since the 1950’s. As one of few remaining founding members of the International Slurry Surfacing Association, VSSI continues to provide customers throughout the United States with a vast array of innovative solutions for their pavement preservation needs. Since its inception, VSSI has been awarded thousands of pavement preservation contracts throughout the Western United States. Whether it be small job or a big one we aren't afraid to tackle it head on and deliver an a great final product.
The VSS name is recognized around the world. Through participation in international and regional conferences, agencies, contractors, and engineers have come to know the value-added provided by VSS International, Inc. With over 60 years of experience in the construction industry, VSS International, Inc. stays forefront of developing techniques, asphalt technology, and equipment manufacturing. VSS International, Inc. is now one of the leading companies in road construction and maintenance. From that success and ingenuity, sister companies, VSS Emultech and VSS Macropaver (also known as Reed International, Inc.) have blossomed as a prime material provider in asphalt emulsion and application technology and as a premier road maintenance and construction equipment manufacturer.
We design, build and install pavement preservation systems on projects of all sizes, both public and private. To satisfy our clients in meeting today’s challenging construction environment, VSSI’s expert team of professionals, state-of-the-art equipment, and manufacturing facilities deliver the safest and highest quality construction.
What We Do
Pavement Preservation is an increasingly important industry that spans a world-wide market. Awareness of the need for a stable and sustainable International Infrastructure, maintenance and creative rural road technologies are taking a stronger role as viable sources for a cost-effective means of preserving, developing and prolonging the life of roads without high-dollar re-construction.
VSS Macropaver, A Division of Reed International operates as the equipment division of the VSS International, Inc family. We manufacture Macropaver which is our rugged and reliable large production machine for slurry seal and micro surfacing. Visit www.macropaver.com for your equipment manufacturing needs
The Reed Principles of S.E.R.V.I.C.E
In an effort to institutionalize the wisdom of the current strong leadership team, our next generation of leaders expanded upon these core values to define the companies operating principles and tenets.
S- We are committed to safety and environmental sustainability and stewardship.
E- Empowering our teams through trust, respect, communication, autonomy, training, and
R- We produce consistent quality products. People make our operations reliable through
V- The long-term viability of our business depends on being a low-cost producer, which
I- Innovation through the leveraging of technology, focusing on sustainability, and
C- Caring for our People, Customers, Communities, and Environment. We are dedicated to
E- Excellence and integrity are created with our passion for quality, craftsmanship and
By following the Reed Companies Principles of SERVICE for our People, Customers, and Communities We will continue to build this great company for generations to come!
Our Core Values
development. Leading our team with collaboration while driving accountability, planning, opportunities, and rewards. We are intentional in investing in our people; we develop leaders.
stewardship of our equipment and by monitoring performance, making timely adjustments, and continuously improving the processes.
includes economies of scale, purchasing power, and efficiencies. Our long-term viability depends on having a strong workforce ready to work and lead. Our People are our strategy.
encouraging new ideas with diversity of thought, helps us make timely and innovative decisions.
consistently meeting or exceeding our customers’ requirements, needs, and expectations, by understanding our internal and external customers.
service. A commitment to ethics is foundational to maintaining relationships with our customers, employees, communities, vendors, regulatory agencies, and professional associations.