Hires / Promotions / Honors
The Museum of DisABILITY History, at 1291 N. Forest Road, and People Inc. promoted Douglas A. Platt to museum curator. Platt, a Fredonia State College graduate, has been with People Inc. for more than 20 years where he initially provided direct care for individuals with developmental disabilities. Since 1999 he has served as project coordinator of the museum, a project of the health and human services agency.
The YMCA Buffalo Niagara appointed Alicia Wyzykowski information systems administrator at its corporate office. Most recently a communications coordinator at the organization, Wyzykowski is a graduate of the University at Buffalo School of Informatics.
The Buffalo law firm of Getman and Biryla named Patrick A. Makin an associate. Makin graduated from the University at Buffalo School of Law.
Rupp, Baase, Pfalzgraf, Cunningham and Coppola named Jason Desiderio, Aimana El-Bahtity, and Stephanie G. Elliott associates at the Buffalo law firm. Desiderio received his law degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Law. El-Bahtity received her law degree from the University at Buffalo School of Law. Elliott received her Juris Doctor degree from the University at Buffalo School of Law.
Kistler Instrument Corp., Amherst, was awarded a $25,118 contract for ballistic high pressure transducers by the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.; Global Defense, Sanborn, was awarded a $112,661 contract for miscellaneous power transmission equipment by the U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich.; Erie Engineered Products, North Tonawanda, was awarded a $687,313 contract for containers, packaging and packing supplies and a $151,008 contract for shipping and storage by the U.S. Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia; Tecmotiv USA, Niagara Falls, was awarded a $71,633 contract for engine fuel pump parts kits by the Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Columbus, Ohio; Moog Inc., Elma, was awarded a $465,653 contract and a $242,283 contract for the repair and modification of hydraulic servo-valves by the U.S. Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia; Carleton Technologies, Orchard Park, was awarded a $397,285 contract for the overhaul and upgrade of oxygen regulators by U.S. Department of Homeland Security's U.S. Coast Guard Aircraft Repair & Supply Center, Elizabeth City, N.C.; Buffalo Pumps, North Tonawanda, was awarded a $187,444 contract and a $120,552 contract for centrifugal pumps by the U.S. Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pa. and Moog Inc., Elma, was awarded a $28,105 contract for hardware and abrasives by the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command's Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla.
Title: "Parallel flow fractionation tray"
Inventors: Xu, Zhanping (Amherst); Monkelbaan, Daniel R. (Amherst); Nowak, Brian J. (Orchard Park); Miller, Robert J. (Houston, Texas)
Assignee: UOP LLC (Des Plaines, Ill.)
Date issued: April 17, 2007