The layoffs "are not new or unannounced," Universal said.
One of the barges for "Harmonious" will begin testing on Epcot's World Showcase Lagoon very soon.
The 14-story hotel will feature 349 rooms, including 149 suites that offer conference-style seating.
Disney parks chief Josh D'Amaro made announcements about upcoming attractions as well as the future of live entertainment to Disney World.
The Holiday in the Park Drive-Thru Experience will run on select dates from Nov. 20 through Jan. 3.
Disneyland's two parks have been closed since mid-March thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Iron Gwazi will be the world's fastest and steepest hybrid coaster when it opens in 2021.