JMS sees demand for Big Booms elevate

JMS Powered Access recent investment in very large self propelled booms has proved very successful.

Two machines in particular has generated a lot of interest, both here in the UK, but also across in France and Belgium.


Genie SX180 – a 56.86m straight stick boom with huge 24.38m of outreach and the World’s tallest diesel boom, the JLG 1850SJ  telescopic boom lift with a maximum working height of 58.57m.


Ever demanding high level applications – telecoms, turbine, petrochemical plants has pushed the world leading manufacturers into greater heights.

Here in the UK, JMS has become one of the leading hire companies in the rental of these mega booms, we now have a total of five large diesel booms with working heights over 56m (180 foot plus)


refinery gallery JLG’s Ultra Boom is the largest self propelled boom lift in the world – available for hire from JMS

Genie SX-180

Genie’s SX 180 pictured on the South Coast in the UK – one of the mega booms on hire from the JMS Diesel boom hire fleet.



JMS Powered Access are based in Harpenden, Hertfordshire but has an office at Pinewood Studios and a new extended depot in Leeds.