JMS makes heavy investment in lightweight booms

Powered access hire specialist JMS has taken delivery of 30 new Niftylift booms. The investment of over £1.1million reflects the growing popularity in the UK of compact, lightweight powered access machines. Boom hire investment JMS Managing Director Mark Jackson said: “JMS wants to be at the forefront of offering customers the very latest compact lightweight […]

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A festive roundup of powered access hire

JMS has taken a festive approach to powered access hire and present to you a roundup of the recent social media campaign #TheGiftofJMS So here it is … your one page round up of this year’s campaign with useful links. JMS Powered Access Hire JMS presented a range of different products and services in our […]

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Spiders at the Strand

Exterior maintenance work on luxury apartment buildings in central London required compact spider boom lifts capable of being operated while on an incline and over obstacles. 190 Strand is a mixed-use development by St Edward Homes, part of Berkeley Group Holdings, on the south side of The Strand, in Westminster, London. The development is made up of five main buildings. […]

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Spreader pad tool supports powered access safety

Powered access hire specialist JMS is making available an interactive online tool to help customers calculate the size of spreader pads needed  when setting up a boom-type powered access machine. The IPAF spreader pad calculator helps customers choose the right spreader pads for each job by considering key factors such as the maximum allowable ground pressure […]

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JMS machines playing their part in new O2 retail village extension

JMS is supporting Project Mint, the new retail village being built at the O2.  JMS has supplied a variety of powered access machines to contractors – from low level push-arounds to superbooms. Eighty new retail and restaurant units will be constructed to complete the circle at the well-known venue. Mark Jackson, JMS Managing Director says, […]

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Spider lifts vital for restoration of iconic glass house

JMS has supplied and operated spider lifts for contractors restoring glass in the world-famous Temperate House at Kew Gardens. A Hinowa lithium electric spider lift and a Teupen Leo36T diesel spider lift were both needed to carry out the delicate work of replacing glass in the glass house which is home to some of the […]

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JMS Spurs JLG 1850SJ Boom

Super Boom Squad for the New Tottenham Hotspurs Stadium

The World Cup is kicking off, and football fever strikes across the globe. Here in the UK, big challenges need big powered access machines – and in a certain corner of north London, there is no bigger development right now than the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. In autumn 2018, 62,062 football fans will have JMS […]

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JMS Invests in more Lithium battery tracked booms.

JMS has invested in 11 Hinowa lithium battery-powered tracked booms. The purchase continues JMS’s strategy of investing in latest the tracked boom lift technology across a range of brands to meet customer expectation on machine choice, and select the best performing booms. JMS Managing Director Mark Jackson said: “Lithium battery technology is one of the […]

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Hinowa Lightlift 20.10 Spider Boom

We have the power! JMS invests in more lithium battery tracked booms

JMS customers now have more options to use the most advanced and productive tracked booms because the access specialist has added more lithium battery machines to its boom hire fleet. The company has taken delivery of a range of tracked booms, including the Hinowa Lightlift 20.10 Performance IIIS, Hinowa Lightlift 17.75 Performance IIIS, and the Hinowa LL […]

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Electric Scissor Lift Hire – JMS introduces the Dingli JCPT 0607 DCS

JMS is one of the first platform hire companies in the UK to take delivery of the ultra-narrow Dingli JCPT 0607 DCS self-propelled, electric scissor lift. The low-level access machine replaces other working at height systems, such as ladders, and scaffolding towers, while providing greater flexibility, productivity, and safety. Ultra-Narrow and Safe Mark Jackson, Managing […]

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Safe Low-Level Access with the DeskGlider

What is a DeskGlider? The DeskGlider is a low-level access platform that allows safer access over and above desk areas, up to a working height of four metres. The DeskGlider is also known by other names such as Desk Surfer and Glidelift. JMS’s Managing Director, Mark Jackson said “The DeskGlider makes it easier for our […]

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High Investment in Low Level Powered Access Platforms

JMS continues high investment in low level powered access platforms and has been named as one of the UK’s top five powered access companies for low level fleets in Cranes and Access magazine. JMS has invested significantly in low level access over the course of 2017, adding more than two hundred new machines to its hire […]

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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 […]

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MEC Titan 60-S Boom Lift

JMS Invests in the Titan of Boom Lifts – The MEC Titan Boom 60-S

Powered access hire specialist JMS has taken delivery of a MEC Titan Boom™ 60-S – which combines the deck space of a large scissor lift and the up-and-over capability of a boom. The MEC Titan 60-S can lift personnel, equipment and materials weighing up to 1,350kg to a maximum height of 18.3 metres, and it […]

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Haulotte HA16 RTJ Pro – a diesel boom lift built to perform

JMS has added the Haulotte HA16 RTJ Pro diesel boom lift to its powered access fleet. It is a great all-round access boom, but has been designed, says Haulotte, for use in the construction sector, in particular. “We are responding to strong demand from customers for productive machines.” says Mark Jackson, Managing Director of JMS. When […]

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JMS Invests in Haulotte Compact 14 Electric Scissor Lifts

JMS has taken delivery of six new Haulotte Compact 14 Electric Scissor lifts to its powered access fleet. JMS, Managing Director, Mark Jackson said: “We are continuing to invest in a range of products for the fleet by responding to a growing customer demand for products which offer long working cycles and zero emissions. We recognise […]

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Cherry Picker Hire with JMS – a useful guide.

A Guide for Choosing a Cherry Picker The cherry picker hire team at JMS work with knowledgeable customers who know a great deal about powered access and working at height. As a way of sharing information with colleagues, we have compiled a guide for cherry picker hire options along with the functionality and purpose of […]

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JMS Invests in New JLG 6RS Electric Scissor Lifts

JMS is responding to the growing demand for highly-sustainable low carbon powered access equipment by adding JLG 6RS scissor lifts to its access hire fleet. The JLG 6RS electric scissor lift delivers industry-leading operational capability while satisfying an important need to carry out working at height operations with highly-efficient, low-energy, fume-free machines. JMS Managing Director […]

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Cherry Picker Hire – Genie Z30/20N Boom Lift

This November, we’re focusing on Cherry Picker Hire As one of the largest, most modern fleets in the UK, JMS has the right cherry picker for you. However, as they come in all shapes and size we thought we’d introduce a few of the most popular cherry pickers available from our depots in Harpenden, Leeds […]

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Cherry Picker Hire – Genie Z45/22

This November, we’re focusing on Cherry Picker Hire and here is the second boom lift we are focussing on – the Genie Z45 Arguably the most iconic of all cherry pickers – it’s near 16m working height has given it the role as one of the most common (or should that be popular) machines of […]

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Cherry Pickers line up ready for their starring role

It was another star-studded line up for some of our cherry pickers (self propelled booms) earlier this week. In preparation for a spot of filming JMS delivered three large booms for use by the film crew. Used extensively for lighting, media crews use the simple to use cherry picker boom controls to help them precisely […]

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Spider Boom proves just the job for Iconic Building

When precision and agility were on the must have list for maintenance work at the iconic Hoover Building in West London, JMS knew exactly what to supply – the Hinowa Lightlift 20.10 Track Mounted boom lift. The Light Lift 20.10 is an impressive machine, providing 20.1m of working height and importantly for boom type machines […]

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Lights, Camera, Access – JMS boom lifts on hire in London

A beautiful setting for the five strong team of JMS boom lifts on hire in London, helping to create the perfect light conditions for the production team. Both Genie Boom lifts and JLG Boom Lifts on hire for the Film & TV job – with their giant reach, they are ideal for large external location […]

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Two of the World’s largest self propelled boom out on hire

When you need to hire 2 x 185 foot (58.57m) telescopic boom lifts for a London construction project then JMS Powered Access is the place to go. Both of these mega booms, the JLG 1850SJ Telescopic Boom Lift, are on site to assist in the steel erection of this large London Construction project. If you […]

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Working All Hours – Genie Z80 boom lifts on hire

Great to see three JMS Genie Z80/20 on hire and helping out in a big budget TV production on location in Kent. The Genie booms are being used to precisely position lighting rigs and enable the cameras to keep rolling well into the evening. Contact our Media team if you’re looking for Access hire for […]

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Ultra boom lifts on hire

Two of the JMS fleet of Ultra Booms hard at work. The JLG 1250AJP diesel powered ultra boom lifts are on hire on the South coast of England. The boom configuration of the JLG 1250 AJP (max working height of 40.1m) provides excellent outreach on high reach boom applications all the way out to 22.86m. […]

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CMC Launches new Hybrid track mounted platform

Great to see another Lithium ion machine on the market. We’re getting a great reaction from JMS customer to our lithium ion tracked booms. Italy-based CMC has launched the CMC S25 Hybrid track mounted platform. Designed for indoor use the hybrid version makes use of Lithium batteries for eight hours continuous work at an equal […]

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Haulotte Order extends JMS boom lift hire fleet

JMS Powered Access Access Division has placed an order for three Haulotte HA16 RTJ Pro Diesel Powered Articulated Boom lifts for its modern fleet.   These Haulotte diesel booms have a 16m working height and 230kg platform capacity – suitable for two peole plus tools and equipment. They provide full proportional joystick steering with 4 wheel […]

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