Hamburg: Difficult market environment: industry giant sweeps in Hamburg 155

Cancelled cruises are not only the providers, but also affect the supplier industry: the employer makes at least ONE Energy Solutions worldwide and 14,000 emplo

Hamburg: Difficult market environment: industry giant sweeps in Hamburg 155

Cancelled cruises are not only the providers, but also affect the supplier industry: the employer makes at least ONE Energy Solutions worldwide and 14,000 employees, the consequences of the Corona-crisis for the planned austerity program. The so-called "programme for securing the future viability of the company" requires, according to the announcement, a "significant reduction in costs" and restructuring".

turbine manufacturers want to save cost: 155 Jobs in Hamburg

up to 450 million Euro, shall be deleted, the company wants to save the new cost-cutting measures. For this, the turbine manufacturer wants to delete about 3,000 Jobs in Germany, of which 155 in Hamburg,. "We have to adjust to a long term difficult market environment", says Dr. Uwe Lauber, CEO of MAN Energy Solutions. "Important business areas of the company such as the cruise business, are directly affected by the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic affected, and we expect until 2023, with a recovery to pre-crisis levels, so Lauber.

In the Hamburg plants have been built in steam turbines, which were then used in the industry. As a spokesman for the company, MOPO confirmed, produces the operation of turbines at its Indian facility in Bangladore, as well as in Oberhausen. The Hamburg location service base for marine engines remained. There are around 40 people are employed.

-the Board of management aims for removal "socially responsible" to

The Board have commenced discussions with the works Council. The company announced that the staff reduction is largely "social-friendly" design. "Compulsory redundancies cannot be ruled out completely."

trade Union IG Metall, criticized "the optimization of the company under the guise of Corona"

The trade Union IG Metall expects further debates on Jobs in Germany, particularly in the automotive industry. In the sectors for which the trade Union is responsible, are approximately at risk of 300,000 workers to lose their Job. Executive Board member Jürgen Kerner criticised the planned Job reduction in the company under the "guise of Corona". Many of them have also been in front of Corona in the drawer.

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Although there is currently under-utilisation of capacity, the short-time work, but it is there. "When the first companies to come through and optimize it, then the pressure on the other, the holding of employment will be getting bigger and bigger." Now, it is important from the outset a clear Position to take, recommends Kerner. He argues for a social character, in order to let the endangered jobs do not disappear. (vst)

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Updated Date: 23 July 2020, 21:26

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