Project performance is crucial issue for the construction industry. The need for performance measurement systems is critical in the construction. In projects , timely completion and client satisfaction are often used to determine success. The effective performance of the construction project manager to perform his job functions with intended efficacy is important for the success of the construction project. Because the industry has intricacy in its nature because it contains large number of parties such as contractors, clients, consultants, government agencies, stakeholders etc. Construction projects suffer from many problems and complex issues in performance some of which includes cost, time and quality. Therefore for measurement of performance and then optimizing it, measurement of set of desired targets is necessary for the control of variability of the main and sub- process within the processes involed in a project. This paper reviews the methods for performance measurement , identification of KPIs and then methods for findind KPIs specific to a region or a project.