The new company is owned by Nic Veloff,who was former general manager of sales and technical support of Ecka Granules of America LLC.

EA Metal Powders plans to sell materials from Ecka’s atomized- and electrolytic-copper powder plants in Velden and Trautenfurt, Germany, and specialty powder plant in Birmingham, UK.
This appointment follows restructuring of its copper and aluminium divisions in the US. Ecka Velden and its parent company Ecka Granules GmbH & Co. Kg also filed for bankruptcy in Germany in August 2009. Sources suggest that the liquidator is looking for a buyer to acquire the whole Ecka Granules portfolio, which includes more than 50 subsidiaries.