National Research Council Report
January 3, 2013
Linked below is the National Research Council's report of November 2011.
It specifically recommends that Federal agencies use the very features built into BUILDER around Knowledge-based condition assessment and forecasting, functionality assessments, and rules-based decision making in the capital repair context. Page 51 specifically mentions the SMS suite of applications by the patent holder Don Uzarski (ROOFER, RAILER, and BUILDER).
The original PDF can also be downloaded from the National Academies Press website under the title "Predicting Outcomes from Investments in Maintenance and Repair for Federal Facilities".