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What is the purpose of the spring "lock" on a variable spring can?

The purpose of the spring "lock" mechanism is to provide the customer with a pre-loaded support and the hydro-testing of the line must be done with the locks in place to prevent from damaging the support.

Spring Lock on a Variable Spring Support
Spring Lock on a Variable Spring Support
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