Founded in 1968, Charles Industries is a privately held company that offers a range of accepted housings, enclosures and enhanced digital subscriber line solutions. It serves clients in the telecommunications, municipality, utility, marine and industrial markets. The company provides engineering research and development and manufacturing services. It supplies a selection of plant environmental protection solutions for copper, fiber, coax and wireless applications. Charles Industries product line includes riser pipes, terminal blocks, network interface devices, apparatus cases, cable stubs, load coils, battery chargers, power cables and adapters. Its telecommunication facilities have achieved ISO 9000 certification. The company s divisions include Charles Marine and Industrial Group and Charles Telecommunications Group. It supplies products through various distributors, including Post Marine Supply, East End Marine Supply, Kellogg Marine Supply, and Coastal Electric Supply.