Kocsis Technologies, Inc. (KTI) has developed a piston accumulator design to address the issues of offshore accumulator service. This patent pending design, LockboxTM, reduces disassembly times of piston accumulators from weeks to minutes.
A prototype has been manufactured and tested. The results have proven that the unit not only works as intended but it can be assembled, tested and disassembled multiple times without issue. Significant interest has been given to this product by various oil and gas equipment builders and drillers alike.