Boom Lift Hire

Boom Lift Hire - AusDirect Hire Group

AusDirect Hire Group, a leading provider of equipment rental solutions, proudly offers boom lift hire services to meet your elevated work needs.

With an extensive fleet of high-quality and well-maintained boom lifts, we strive to cater to various industry requirements, be it construction, maintenance, or events.

Our commitment to safety, reliability, and competitive pricing sets us apart. Whether you need a boom lift for a day, a week, or a project-based period, AusDirect Hire Group ensures that you have the right equipment to do your job efficiently and safely.

Genie z3422

34ft (Genie Z34/22J)

Jlg 450aj

45ft (JLG450AJ)

Genie z5130j 1

51ft (Genie Z51/30J)

Jlg 600aj e1705284447277

60ft (JLG 600AJ)

Jlg 800aj

80ft (JLG 800AJ)

Z135 70

135ft (Genie Z135/70)

Cherry picker hire wooloongabba 17m (nifty hr17)

17m (Nifty HR17)

Nifty hr21

21m (Nifty HR21)


Jlg e300ajp

30ft (JLGE300AJP)

Genie z3422n

34ft (Genie Z34/22N)

Genie z4525jdc

45ft (Genie Z45/25J DC)

Haulotte ha20lepro

60ft (Haulotte HA20LE Pro)

Genie s45

45ft (Genie S45)

Genie s65

65ft (Genie S65)

Jlg 860sj

86ft (JLG 860SJ)

Jlg 1350sjp 1

135ft (JLG 1350SJP)

Genie sx 180

180ft (Genie SX-180)

Our Range of Boom Lifts

We take pride in our diverse range of Boom lifts, designed to meet various project requirements.

Our fleet includes electric knuckle boom lifts, ideal for indoor and precision tasks due to their zero emissions and excellent maneuverability; diesel knuckle boom lifts, perfect for outdoor construction and industrial jobs thanks to their robust power and durability; hybrid boom lifts and telescopic boom lifts, designed to reach extreme heights and provide exceptional versatility across various terrains and job types.

Electric Knuckle Boom Lift

Electric knuckle boom lifts, also known as articulated boom lifts, are a type of aerial work platform that provides excellent versatility in hard-to-reach areas.

These machines are designed to lift up, over, and out, with precise positioning, making them particularly valuable in construction, maintenance, and other industries where access can be a challenge.

One of the key benefits of electric knuckle boom lifts is their environmental friendliness. They are energy efficient, reducing emissions and operational costs compared to their fuel-powered counterparts. This makes them an excellent choice for indoor job sites where fume-free operation is necessary.

The JLGE300AJP is a 30ft electric knuckle boom lift from JLG, a renowned manufacturer in the industry. This model is designed for maximum reach and maneuverability, making it an ideal choice for tasks that require working in tight spaces or accessing hard-to-reach areas.

The JLGE300AJP offers zero emissions, making it environmentally friendly and suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. With its robust design, this lift ensures safety and efficiency, promising to enhance productivity across a range of applications.

The Genie Z34/22N is a 34ft electric knuckle boom lift known for its exceptional versatility, performance and reliability.

This model boasts impressive reach capabilities and precise positioning, making it ideal for tasks that require navigating around obstacles or accessing hard-to-reach areas. It runs on electric power, ensuring zero emissions and making it suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications.

The Genie Z34/22N also stands out with its compact size and excellent maneuverability, enabling it to operate efficiently in tight spaces while ensuring maximum safety and productivity.

The Genie Z45/25J DC is a 45ft electric knuckle boom lift that provides excellent versatility and reach capabilities.

This model offers an outstanding working height, making it suitable for tasks that require high-level access. It operates on direct current, ensuring zero emissions, which makes it an environmentally friendly choice for both indoor and outdoor applications.

The Z45/25J DC also features a tight turning radius and excellent maneuverability, allowing it to navigate efficiently in confined spaces.

With its robust construction and safety features, this lift guarantees high productivity and reliability in various work settings.

The Haulotte HA20LE Pro is a 60ft electric articulating boom lift that offers superior reach and flexibility.

This model stands out for its high elevation capabilities, making it perfect for tasks that involve working at significant heights. Powered by electricity, the HA20LE Pro ensures zero emissions, rendering it an eco-friendly choice suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications.

Its compact design and excellent maneuverability make it capable of navigating tight spaces effectively.

With the HA20LE Pro, you can expect exceptional productivity and safety, thanks to its robust construction and advanced safety features.

Diesel Knuckle Boom Lift

Diesel Knuckle Boom Lifts are an essential piece of equipment in various industries such as construction, warehousing, and maintenance. These machines, powered by diesel engines, provide excellent reach and flexibility, making them ideal for jobs that require access to heights or areas that are hard to reach.

The defining feature of a Diesel Knuckle Boom Lift is its jointed, or “articulated,” boom arm. This design allows the arm to bend in several places, similar to a human finger, enabling it to extend around obstacles and reach confined or difficult spaces.

The lift’s platform can be maneuvered accurately and safely, even at great heights, providing workers with a stable workspace.

Diesel Knuckle Boom Lifts are known for their robust performance and ability to handle rough terrain. They are often used outdoors on uneven ground, where their powerful diesel engines and sturdy construction make them a reliable choice. These lifts also feature high ground clearance and four-wheel drive capabilities, enhancing their off-road performance.

Regarding safety, Diesel Knuckle Boom Lifts come equipped with various features like secondary guarding and fall protection devices. Despite their heavy-duty capabilities, these machines are designed with operator comfort in mind, often featuring spacious platforms and intuitive controls.

Whether it’s for construction, facility maintenance, or any task that requires reaching great heights or navigating around obstacles, Diesel Knuckle Boom Lifts offer a versatile and reliable solution.

The Genie Z34/22J, Genie Z51/30J, and Genie Z135/70 are all models of articulated boom lifts, which are known for their flexibility and reach.

The Genie Z34/22J is a 34-foot articulated boom lift that stands out for its excellent 4×4 capability and ability to travel on slopes up to 45% gradient and operational on 5% gradient. It is suitable for various applications, including construction and industrial tasks.

This model’s standout features include a lifting capacity of 227 kg, working speed of 6.4 km/h, and a working radius of 6.8m.
The Genie Z51/30J offers a balance of height, reach, and maneuverability, making it a versatile choice for many types of work.

The Genie Z135/70 offers an impressive maximum working height of 141 ft (43.15 m) and a maximum platform height of 135 ft (41.15 m). This model is well-suited for outdoor construction and industrial applications, providing access to areas that are difficult to reach.
These three models offer a range of options to suit different needs, from the compact and agile Z34/22J, through the versatile Z51/30J, to the high-reaching Z135/70. They exemplify the flexibility and reach that make articulated boom lifts such a valuable asset in many industries

The Skyjack SJ85 AJ is a high-performance articulating boom lift, capable of reaching a working height of up to 91 feet and extending horizontally for up to 56 feet. Its distinguishing features include a dual capacity rating that allows it to support multiple workers and equipment, an axle-based 4WD system for excellent terrain performance, and direction sensing drive and steer controls for intuitive operation. Powered typically by a Deutz TD2.9L Tier 4 Final diesel engine, this robust and user-friendly lift is a preferred choice across various industries for tasks requiring significant vertical or horizontal reach.

The Skyjack SJ60 AJ+ is an advanced articulating boom lift, designed to elevate personnel, tools, and materials to various working positions. It boasts a platform height of 60 feet (18.29 m) and an up-and-over height of 27′ 2″ (8.31 m). The platform size measures 36” x 96” (0.91 x 2.44 m), providing ample space for workers and their equipment.

One of the distinguishing features of the SJ60 AJ+ is its axle oscillation of 4” (10.16 cm), which enhances its stability on uneven terrains. It has a high-speed drive speed of 2.5 mph (4.0 km/h), allowing for efficient movement across worksites.

The SJ60 AJ+ offers a dual capacity rating of 660 / 1,000 lbs (300 / 454 kg), and a horizontal reach of 37′ 11” (11.56 m), making it highly versatile for a range of tasks.

The Skyjack SJ45 AJ+ is a state-of-the-art articulated boom lift, designed to facilitate work at elevated heights. It offers a platform height of 45 feet (13.72 m) and an up-and-over height of 24′ 5.25” (7.45 m). The platform size measures 30” x 72” (0.76 x 1.83 m), providing adequate space for workers and their equipment.

This model features an axle oscillation of 5” (12.70 cm), enhancing its stability on uneven terrains. The high-speed drive speed is 2.5 mph (4.0 km/h), allowing for quick movement across worksites. The SJ45 AJ+ has a capacity of 660 lbs (300 kg) and a horizontal reach of 22′ 9” (6.93 m), making it suitable for various tasks.

Hybrid Knuckle Boom Lift

Hybrid Knuckle Boom Lifts are aerial work platforms using an internal combustion engine and an electric motor. They offer versatility for indoor and outdoor tasks, with the electric motor providing quiet, emissions-free operation and the diesel engine offering more power.

These boom lifts are ideal for various applications due to their maneuverability. They also provide environmental and cost benefits, producing fewer emissions and potentially reducing fuel and maintenance costs.

The Nifty HR17 is a highly versatile and efficient articulated boom lift.

With a working height of up to 17 meters, it’s designed to provide safe and effective access to hard-to-reach areas both indoors and outdoors.

One of the key features of the Nifty HR17 is its compact design. Despite its sizable reach, the machine is relatively small and lightweight, which makes it easy to maneuver in tight spaces and transport between job sites.

The HR17 comes with a hybrid power system. This means it combines diesel and electric power sources, allowing it to operate quietly and with minimal emissions when used indoors or in noise-sensitive environments, but also providing the power needed for more demanding outdoor tasks.

It also boasts an impressive outreach of 9.6 meters, allowing operators to work in areas that are not directly beneath the platform. This feature, combined with the machine’s 150-degree fly-boom and 180-degree cage rotation, gives the HR17 exceptional control and flexibility in positioning the platform.
Safety is another major focus of the Nifty HR17 design. It includes features such as a SiOPS® (Sustained Involuntary Operation Prevention System), which instantly stops machine movement if the operator is pushed onto the control console, reducing the risk of potential injuries.

Overall, the Nifty HR17 is recognised for its versatility, efficiency, and safety, making it a valuable tool in various industries, from construction and maintenance to tree care and warehouse management.

The Nifty HR21, is an advanced self-propelled cherry picker with a working height of up to 20.8 meters. This machine is designed for a wide range of applications requiring high-level access, both indoors and outdoors.

The HR21 stands out for its compact and lightweight design, which allows it to navigate tight spaces and be transported between job sites easily. Despite its size, it offers impressive reach capabilities, with a maximum working outreach of 13 meters.

One of the notable features of the HR21 is its hybrid power system. It combines a diesel engine and an electric motor, enabling it to work quietly and with low emissions in indoor or noise-sensitive areas, while also delivering the necessary power for tougher outdoor tasks.

Safety is paramount in the design of the Nifty HR21. It’s equipped with the SiOPS® (Sustained Involuntary Operation Prevention System) technology, which instantly halts machine movement if the operator is pushed onto the control console, reducing potential injuries.
Furthermore, the HR21 is fitted with Niftylift’s ToughCage, and multi-award winning Operator Protective Structure (OPS). The ToughCage offers additional protection to operators from overhead obstructions and has a wider cage offering more space for materials and tools.

In terms of maneuverability, the HR21 features 4×4 drive and 45% gradability, making it able to handle rough terrain with ease. It also offers a 150° fly-boom and 180° cage rotation for precise positioning of the platform.

Altogether, the Nifty HR21 is a versatile, efficient, and safe choice for industries needing high-level access solutions, including construction, facility maintenance, tree care, and more.

Telescopic Boom Lifts

Telescopic boom lifts are aerial platforms used for reaching high areas.

They have an extendable straight arm, providing a large horizontal reach. These lifts can exceed heights of 180 feet and are ideal for tasks like window washing on tall buildings or electrical line repair.

Models vary from diesel-powered to electric and hybrid, with four-wheel drive options for rough terrain.

Safety features may include fall arrest systems and anti-collision sensors. While they are versatile and powerful, their size and weight require careful operation, primarily outdoors on stable ground.

The Genie S45, Genie S65, and Genie SX-180 are all telescopic boom lifts, also known as cherry pickers, which are used for reaching high and often inaccessible areas.

The Genie S45 has a working height of 51 feet (about 15.56 meters) and an impressive horizontal outreach of up to 36 feet (about 11.02 meters). This makes it a versatile choice for tasks requiring height and reach.

Moving up in scale, the Genie S65 boasts a greater capacity with a working height of 65 feet. Like the S45, it has a robust design that allows it to operate effectively in various conditions.

Lastly, the Genie SX-180 is the highest-reaching model in Genie’s lineup, capable of reaching an astonishing 180 feet. This makes it ideal for job sites that other booms can’t access. It’s particularly useful in industries such as construction, maintenance, and telecommunications, where work at extreme heights is required.

All three models are designed with safety in mind, featuring robust construction and safety measures to protect operators. They offer the power and versatility needed to tackle many jobs, making them valuable assets in many industries.

The JLG 860SJ and JLG 1350SJP are telescopic boom lifts that serve critical roles in industries requiring work at significant heights.

The JLG 860SJ is a robust machine with a maximum platform height of 86 feet, enabling workers to access high, hard-to-reach areas. This model is often used in construction work, as its 4-cylinder Deutz Diesel engine provides the power needed for demanding tasks. The JLG 860SJ is known for its reliability and performance, making it a popular choice in the construction industry.

On the other hand, the JLG 1350SJP offers even more reach, with a platform height of 135 feet. It comes with a dual capacity of 1000 lb/453.59 kg when restricted and 500 lb when unrestricted, providing stability and capacity for various tasks. One notable feature of the JLG 1350SJP is its ability to extend from the ground to its maximum height within just 95 seconds, significantly improving efficiency on the job site.

Both models, like all JLG equipment, are designed with safety at the forefront. They provide the necessary reach, power, and stability required for safe and efficient work at height.

Boom Lift Hire - Frequently Asked Questions

Got questions? Check out our FAQ section, where we answer common questions about Boom Lift hire.

A boom lift, also known as a cherry picker or elevated work platform (EWP), is a type of aerial work platform that provides temporary access to inaccessible areas, usually at height.

There are two main types: telescopic boom lifts, which have a straight arm that can extend to reach great heights; and articulating boom lifts, which have hinged sections that allow the arm to bend, providing greater flexibility in reaching areas around obstacles.

Boom lifts can range from around 20 feet to over 180 feet in working height. The specific height you’ll need depends on the task at hand.

Yes, safety is paramount when operating heavy machinery.

Operators should be trained and certified according to WHS guidelines. If you have any doubt about the operation of our boom lifts our friendly team of experts are here to help.

Many boom lifts have the capability to work on uneven ground with level indicators to ensure the machine is working within its capabilities.

However, it’s crucial to check the manufacturer’s instructions for the specific model.

Indoor use is generally possible with electric or hybrid models, as they don’t emit dangerous fumes.

However, the size and weight of the lift, as well as floor loading capacity, need to be considered.

Factors include the type and size of the lift and the duration of the rental.

Safety harnesses and hard hats are standard. The specific equipment required may vary based on the nature of the work being performed.

Adverse weather conditions, particularly high winds, can make using a boom lift hazardous.

Always refer to the manufacturer’s guidelines and use your best judgment regarding safety.

If in any doubt, please talk to our friendly team of experts.

Turn off the machine and DO NOT USE THE MACHINE. Contact us immediately and we will advise of the next steps.

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