NovaChip® ultrathin bonded wearing course is a preventative maintenance bonded surface course

Consisting of a heavy layer of polymer modified asphalt emulsion followed by an ultrathin, gap-graded hot mix asphalt placed by a single machine.

Pace Construction Company, LLC, using VÖGELE’S SprayJet technology, has provided this cost-effective, superior surface treatment throughout Missouri, Indiana, and Arkansas.


  • Wearing surface sheds away water from the surface and reduces the risk of hydroplaning.
  • Increased watershed provides greater visibility for drivers.
  • One pass application- Minimizes lane closures and lane closure time.
  • Ultrathin layers reduce or eliminate milled surfaces.
  • Long lasting performance.
  • Bonds to both asphalt and concrete.