About Nova Water in Canada

We are a First Nation owned company with a great understanding of the issues that many communities and residents face daily. Our group of committed professionals with diverse, experienced backgrounds came together because we passionately believe that water is life, our environment is precious and we want to bring clean water to everyone!

Mission Statement

Nova Water of Canada is committed to providing a timely, scalable, cost effective, environmentally friendly, technology driven solution with immediate benefits to communities, industries, and facilities in need.

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Our Values


Our core purpose is to provide communities that are in need by transforming wastewater into clean, health giving water. We strive to provide a timely, scalable, cost effective, technology driven solution with immediate benefits.

Environmental Stewardship

We are committed to environmentally sound solutions. This is accomplished by reducing the footprint of our solution as compared to historical wastewater treatment and greatly reducing greenhouse gases.

Customer Relationship

We challenge ourselves to maintain a long term relationship with our customer by providing training, ongoing service and maintenance programs scaled to your needs.


Our business plan is to grow our reach into communities over a five year period.

Our Team

AJ Bird

AJ Bird

Director, Senior VP-Business Development
AJ is a proud member of the Deninu K’ue First Nation from Treaty #8 in the Northwest Territories and currently resides in Nova Scotia.
Carl N

Carl Ninine

Founding Director, Chief Administration Executive
A First Nations man from North Saskatchewan, Carl is an experienced professional and businessman, in senior executive positions and as an owner, in Canada and overseas.
Jon Wierda

Jon Wierda

Founding Director, Chief Financial Executive
Jon is an experienced financial executive who has worked on solving global issues for most of his career.

Debra Donovan

Regional Representative Alberta, Ontario, Quebec
With offices in Ontario, Nova Scotia and Alberta, Debra is the President and sole owner of IPM Integrated Project Management Inc. (IPM), a Certified Aboriginal member of the Canadian Council of Aboriginal Business.

Kent Heinrich

Regional Representative-Manitoba
Kent’s approach with clients is based on a true desire for customer satisfaction. Driving his sales career, first and foremost, is sincere care for the betterment of customers.

Robert Heywood

Regional Representative-British Columbia
Robert brings his customer-focused/relationship skills to Nova Water of Canada as we expand our footprint in the western provinces.