May 2022

Fort Lauderdale, FL – Resolve Marine, a global leader in ship and vessel salvage, rescue, emergency response, and specialized marine services, today announced the acquisition of MAC Enterprises, Inc., a provider of welding, diving, boat watch and chartering services serving Dutch Harbor and the Aleutian Islands in Alaska.

Established in 1982 by Jimmer and Alyssa McDonald, MAC Enterprises supports commercial and fishing fleets of some of the largest seafood companies in the country, as well as local, state, and national government agencies. The company offers a wide range of OSHA-approved underwater welding and commercial diving services, including hull inspection and surveys, hull and sea chest cleaning and scraping, and propeller inspection and maintenance. MAC Enterprises also provides mooring, marine and freight transport, and search and recovery services. Specialized vessel security services are offered during offseason and inclement weather conditions.

Regularly ranked the nation’s top commercial fishing port by volume of seafood landed, Dutch Harbor is a major economic engine underpinning the seafood industry of Alaska and the United States.

A.W. McAfee, general manager, Resolve Alaska, said, “We are excited to bring Jimmer and his experienced team into the fold of Resolve Marine Alaska services. The combination provides our community greater resources to keep vessels seaworthy and running 24/7. Jimmer’s well-earned reputation of providing quality, affordable services make the business combination seamless for both organizations and the growing client base we serve.”

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Resolve Marine is a global leader in ship and vessel salvage, rescue, emergency response, compliance, environmental mitigation, and specialized marine services. A private company established in 1984 and headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, FL, Resolve Marine has commercial offices, response warehouses and equipment depots located in the United States, Europe, Africa, and Asia. For more information, visit, call +1.954.764.8700 or follow us on LinkedIn and @resolvemarine on Twitter and Facebook.
Resolve Alaska

Resolve Alaska, a unit of Resolve Marine, provides shipyard and marine services for commercial and fishing vessels from its waterfront Dutch Harbor facility, aviation services from Anchorage, and vessel support services from Kodiak. A fleet of tugs, barges and heavy-lift and crane equipment support offshore emergency marine, salvage and recovery response throughout the state of Alaska. For more information visit

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