Automation is increasingly impacting many industries as today’s businesses grow within the digital age. Such industries include fabrication. Many are worried about jobs being replaced by robots. Rapid advancements in artificial intelligence drive fear that truck drivers, customer service representatives, and automotive workers will find their jobs at risk. Many areas of the fabrication industry have also found a way to leverage technology in this regard. One example of this is structural steel fabricators using Ficep beam line technology to enhance the speed and accuracy of cutting and drilling steel beams replacing the former process of manually measuring, cutting, and drilling the beams.