Boom lift site survey supports high-level netting removal

The value of an expert JMS powered access site survey has been demonstrated during a complex construction project that required the removal of safety netting from inside a new building. The major contractor invited JMS to survey a site in Oxford and provide the safest powered access solution for removing the netting from the 15-metre […]

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Teupen Spider Boom Hire

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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IPAF Spreader Pads Calculator

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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tracked spider boom hire

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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tyre-covers

Ultra boom keeps construction on track without scaffolding

Three high-reach booms hired from JMS, including an ultra boom with a 40-metre working height, have helped a construction company keep curtain wall installation on track at a high-profile housing project. The JMS customer was tasked with installing cladding during refurbishment work on a housing estate in Rainham, Essex, as part of a wider regeneration […]

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Hinowa GL17.80 boom lift - Hire Tracked Booms from JMS.

Why Hire Spider Lifts from JMS Powered Access?

In recent years, tracked booms have become increasingly popular in providing access to internal and external applications where modern architecture and landscaping creates interesting access challenges. Crawler tracks enable tracked booms to travel over rough terrain whilst innovative boom configuration and modern design enable them to fit through narrow entrances yet still provide high reach […]

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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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desk glider hire

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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10 Reasons you’ll want to pocket our all new brochure

It is back by popular demand. Bigger and better than ever, but still the handy pocket-sized shape.   Yes, it is the new JMS product brochure.  The all-new printed booklet is packed full of powered access equipment which can also be viewed on our website. Many new machines have been added to our handy comprehensive […]

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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_Compact14 electric scissor lift

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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JMS places large order for Skyjack aerial platforms

JMS has placed an order for 46 new Skyjack aerial platforms. Investment The investment maintains the impressive pace of growth of JMS’s rental fleet, said Managing Director of JMS, Mark Jackson. He added: “We stock powered access machines from a range of manufacturers, and always will, to ensure we match customer needs and preferences. “However, […]

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Genie 800AJ diesel boom lift

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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Genie electric boom hire

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 Genie Z45/22

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 picker hire

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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JMS stand to attention with tracked boom hire job in Leeds

When Royal Armouries at Leeds, Yorkshire required a boom lift to enable them to undertake a deep clean inside the Hall of Steel, they called the Leeds depot of JMS Powered Access. It wasn’t a straight forward task for the client. The cleaning team needed a combination of height, electric power and there was the […]

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SkyJack 4632

10 New Skyjack 4632 scissor lifts for JMS

JMS Powered Access has taken delivery of 10 new SkyJack 4632 Electric Scissor and will be available for hire immediately This battery powered scissor lift offers 11.75m of working height as well as a large 317kg platform capacity and large working platform area. A handy deck extension is useful when handling large sheets or when you need […]

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Super Boom coming soon

Here’s a sneak preview you may have seen on our twitter and facebook pages Our new JLG super boom will provide working heights over 58 metres and over 24m of outreach   More details coming soon       […]

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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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Lights, camera, action with JMS Access

Here’s a quick snap of one of our SkyJack scissors in action from our Business Development Manager, Tim We’ve scissors and booms across a number of locations in the film and television industry – providing useful height and angles for lighting, camera and technicians For advice on access for film and television contact the JMS team Our staff […]

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As demand rises for boom lifts – so do their size

Boom lifts, often know as cherry pickers, are going up in the world in more ways than one.   Here at JMS Access we keep up with trends in boom lift rental – which is why we have some of the tallest boom lifts for hire in the UK. Boom lift manufacturers are in a […]

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Boom Hire in Hertfordshire

Here’s a quick snap of one our diesel boom lifts on the way to site for a boom hire in Hertfordshire.   The JLG range of articulated boom lifts for hire, including the JLG 600AJ and 800AJ, provide up to 26.2m of working height for operators and 15.8m of outreach.   We deliver cherry pickers […]

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