YieldPoint Inc.

We are a dynamic, global company in Kingston on the shore of Lake Ontario, in Canada. Our core skills are in the design and manufacturing of monitoring solutions for the measurement of all aspects of rock mass and reinforcement behavior around underground excavations.

Our highly innovative product line comprises both digital and optical instrumentation, which we support with world-class geotechnical research expertise. Case-in-Point, in 2019 we have introduced a new Bluetooth 5 geotechnical product line.

New!! Bluetooth 5 Product Line

Bluetooth Devices

YieldPoint’s BluPoint technology integrates Bluetooth 5 into geotechnical instrumentation. Bluetooth 5 features the same low power features as BLE but with 4x range (50m). YieldPoint’s BluPoint App provides Android Smartphone and Tablet functionality. Advantages of BluPoint instruments include:

Typical applications include:

Our capabilities

YieldPoint also provides research services to universities and government agencies, usually involving customized solutions to critical components of large research projects. Research partners we have worked with include:

  • Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
  • Canada’s Royal Military College
  • University of Lulea, Sweden
  • University of Saskatchewan
  • NIOSH, the National Institute of Safety and Health National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health which is the U.S. federal agency responsible for conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related injury and illness
  • Queens University in Kingston, Ontario.
  • The National Research Council (NRC) of Canada.

For a list of published papers click here.