JMS invests in the world’s tallest articulating boom lift

The world’s largest articulated boom has landed in the UK this year.  JMS has taken delivery of two JLG 1500 AJPs, the world’s tallest and farthest reaching articulating boom.

The World’s Tallest Articulating Boom Lift

The JLG 1500 AJP articulated boom has the widest working range of any articulated boom in the world.  This boom has a working height of 48.15 metres, an up and over height of 18.40 metres and a platform height of 46.15 metres.  It has the world’s largest working envelope with high capacity throughout.

The JLG QuickStickTM capability allows for full height to ground in approximately two minutes.

The JLG 1500 AJP – available to hire with JMS.

Customer Demand

JMS Managing Director Mark Jackson said: “We are responding to a growing customer demand for large booms with an ever-demanding outreach.

JMS is pleased to offer the world’s largest articulated boom from our hire fleet.  Our access hire customers require a wide range of quality equipment, and that’s what we aim to deliver.”

Tom Jackson, JMS (Left), Rob Barnby JLG National Account Manager (Centre), and Mark Jackson, JMS (Right)

Nationwide Service

All powered access equipment is available for hire nationally through JMS’s depots in Harpenden, Hertfordshire, Leeds, West Yorkshire and Pinewood Studios, Bucks.

For information about hiring the world’s largest articulated booms, and all other powered access, contact JMS today on 0845 457 0000 or email,