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If a constant spring always allows the pipe to move downwards, then how does upthrust work?

Springs allow the pipe to either move up or down. An upthrust is our base-mounted constant wherein the load is above us and the support is from below.

Upthrust Constant with Corrosion Resistant Coating
Upthrust Constant with Corrosion Resistant Coating
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