The locksmith has been at Meyer Werft in Papenburg for 25 years, and his father built ships here. He says he has never been so angry in all that time as he is now. “In video messages, the shipyard management presents itself as if it were God's right hand. In doing so, she has allied herself with the devil, ”says the man from the Emsland, who does not want to read his name in the newspaper out of concern for his job. Germany's leading shipyard for cruise ships is planning to cut the number of permanent staff. The works council quoted figures from a document of the management, which was intended as a template for the company's management team.